cybersecurity

Jeff Wagner: Govt-Wide CDM Program Shifts Cyber Response to Real-Time

Some security officials in government believe the second phase of the Department of Homeland Security‘s continuous monitoring program is a key step forward in the adoption of ...
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 ...
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Doug Maughan: DHS, Industry to Present Agency-Funded Cybersecurity Tech Projects

Doug Maughan The U.S. Department of Homeland Security will hold an event on Tuesday to showcase agency-backed research and development work on information technology security tools, ...
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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 ...
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House Approves 3 Bills for National Security, Infrastructure Protection

House members have passed three bills that seek to bolster national initiatives to protect vital U.S. infrastructure against security threats, Homeland Today reported Monday. Anthony ...
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 ...
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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 ...
Doug-Maughan

Doug Maughan: DHS to Key 2015 Cyber Funding Awards on Forensics, Remote Access

Doug Maughan Doug Maughan, director of the Department of Homeland Security science and technology directorate’s cybersecurity division, has said DHS will award $95 million in ...