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OMB Unveils Cyber Detail Program for Federal Employees; Suzette Kent Quoted

The Office of Management and Budget on Wednesday announced a cyber detail program that seeks to provide federal employees who have completed cyber training an opportunity to work on cyber projects at other agencies in order to gain practical experience, Fifth Domain reported Wednesday.

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Chris Cummiskey Suggests Focus Areas for DHS Cyber Efforts

Chris Cummiskey, former acting undersecretary for management at the Department of Homeland Security, has outlined action steps he believes can help the department protect government information systems amid the increasing number of data breaches. Cummiskey, currently a senior fellow with George Washington University’s Center for Cyber and Homeland Security, wrote in …

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$5M Grant to Finance Cyber Training for 700 Maryland Workers

The federal government has awarded Anne Arundel County nearly $5 million to finance a program that will give 700 laid-off workers free cybersecurity job training that could help prepare them for cybersecurity careers in both government and industry. Hometown Annapolis reports how the grant will pay for a three-year program …

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