US department of homeland security

Frost & Sullivan: Vendors to See GovCon Opportunities With DHS on Cyber, Border Security

Frost & Sullivan reports that cybersecurity and border security vendors may see potential contracting opportunities with the Department of Homeland Security following the department’s ...
cybersecurity

ICE Expands Lab for Cyber Crime Investigations

The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement has expanded its forensics laboratory to provide more workspace for ICE specialists who monitor illegal cyber activities, FCW reported Wednesday. Mark ...
cybersecurity

Senate Bill Would Give DHS Oversight of ‘Dot-Gov’ Cybersecurity

Six senators have proposed a bipartisan bill to give the Department of Homeland Security power to monitor and manage the cybersecurity of U.S. government agency websites, Nextgov reported ...
Chris Cummiskey

Chris Cummiskey Suggests Focus Areas for DHS Cyber Efforts

Chris Cummiskey Chris Cummiskey, former acting undersecretary for management at the Department of Homeland Security, has outlined action steps he believes can help the department protect ...
cybersecurity

DHS, NIST, Tech Firms Collaborate to Promote Cybersecurity Automation Standards

The OASIS nonprofit organization has formed a committee consisting of government and technology industry representatives to develop open standards for automated analysis and sharing ...
WhiteHouse

White House Unveils Recommendations for US Immigration Reform

The White House, State Department and Department of Homeland Security have worked with internal and external stakeholders to establish recommended actions that would drive the government’s ...
Jeh Johnson

Jeh Johnson: DHS Continues Cyber Efforts in Einstein Deployment, Info Sharing, CDM

Jeh Johnson Jeh Johnson, homeland security secretary, said the government’s 30-day review of federal cybersecurity one facet of a larger ongoing federal-wide effort to bolster ...
Budget

House Panel’s DHS Appropriations Bill Sets $39B in Discretionary Funds

The House Appropriations Committee’s proposed fiscal year 2016 budget for the Department of Homeland Security includes $39.3 billion for discretionary spending and would block the ...
virtual training

DHS Offers Virtual Cybersecurity Training for State, Local Gov’t Employees

The Department of Homeland Security has opened its virtual cybersecurity training program to employees of state, local, tribal and territorial government units as part of efforts to ...
mobile device management

Karen Neuman: DHS Introduces FOIA Request Mobile App

The Department of Homeland Security has launched a free mobile application designed to help users submit and check the status of their requests for government documents and data under ...