Wolf Tombe

CBP’s Wolf Tombe: FirstNet Could Expand Border Comms Services

Wolf Tombe Wolf Tombe, Customs and Border Protection’s chief technology officer, sees the FirstNet broadband network expanding the coverage of communications services at the border ...
Jeh Johnson

DHS Sec. Jeh Johnson Asks Congress Not to Defund Immigration Reform

Jeh Johnson Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson has called on Congress to approve full-year funding for his department, Reuters reported Thursday. Doina Chiacu writes Johnson made ...
Roberta Stempfley

Bobbie Stempfley: DHS Updates Nat’l Emergency Communications Plan to Reflect New Tech

Bobbie Stempfley The Department of Homeland Security has updated the National Emergency Communications Plan to reflect planned efforts to address priorities in land mobile radio systems, ...
Frank Baitman

Profile: Frank Baitman, HHS Deputy Assistant Secretary for IT and CIO

Frank Baitman serves as deputy assistant secretary for information technology and chief information officer at the Department of Health and Human Services, with responsibility in generating ...
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 ...
Doug-Maughan

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, ...
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 ...
CapitolDome

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 ...