GSA

GSA to Allot $35M From Spending Bill For Civilian Cyber Campus

The General Services Administration will receive $35 million through the recently passed omnibus spending bill to fund the agency’s plan to open a civilian cyber campus in ...
Sarah Saldana

Sarah Saldana Confirmed as ICE Chief

Sarah Saldana The Senate has voted to confirm Sarah Saldana as the assistant secretary in charge of the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement at the Department of Homeland Security, ...
Phyllis Schneck

Congress OKs FISMA Reform, DHS Workforce Bills; Phyllis Schneck Comments

Phyllis Schneck Congress has approved two bills that seek to reform the existing cybersecurity law and assist the Department of Homeland Security in recruiting and retaining cyber ...
cybersecurity

DoD’s Richard Hale: Cloud, IoT, Computer Settings on Cyber ‘Wish List’

Richard Hale, chief information security officer at the Defense Department, has said security tools for embedded computing in the Internet of Things, cloud and computer settings are ...
Matthew Goodrich

FedRAMP to Release New Standards Draft for High-Impact Systems

Matthew Goodrich The Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program plans to release a draft document on cloud services standards for high-impact systems this month due to demand ...
Deltek

Deltek Analysis Links DHS IT Spending and Workforce Hurdles

New analysis from Deltek has sought to link the Department of Homeland Security’s cybersecurity spending to how it works to attract and retain its workforce. John Slye, advisory ...
US department of homeland security

Senate Panel OKs Nominations of Sarah Saldana, Russell Deyo to DHS Roles

The Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs has confirmed the nominations of Sarah Saldana and Russell Deyo to two positions at the Department of Homeland Security, ...
cyber

Mike Pozmantier: DHS Eyes December for Cyber Tech Transfers to Commercial Market

The Science and Technology Directorate at the Department of Homeland Security aims to facilitate technology transfer from government to the commercial market with the release of ...
Sen. Ron Johnson

Sen. Ron Johnson Eyes Federal-Private Sector Pay Alignment

Sen. Ron Johnson Sen. Ron Johnson (R-Wis.), incoming chairman of the Senate’s government oversight panel, plans to align the federal pay with the private sector as part a management ...
US department of homeland security

Danny Toler to Head DHS Network Security Deployment; Brendan Goode to Join Industry

Danny Toler, deputy director of federal network resilience at the Department of Homeland Security‘s Office of Cybersecurity and Communications, will succeed Brendan Goode as director ...