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Emile Monette: GSA Begins Work on Cyber Risk Framework for IT Systems Acquisitions

The General Services Administration has started to develop a cybersecurity risk profile for federal agencies to use when they purchase information technology products and services, Federal News Radio reported Friday. Emile Monette, senior adviser for resilience and cybersecurity at GSA’s Office of Governmentwide Policy, told the station agencies will work to prioritize risk …

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Emile Monette, Joe Jarzombek: Gov’t Wants Cyber Embedded In Federal Acquisitions

The Defense Department and General Services Administration are working to outline a path for integrating cybersecurity standards into the government’s acquisition process, Federal Times reported March 21. Nicole Blake Johnson writes the government plans to set baseline cybersecurity requirements for cyber-related aspects of federal contracts. DoD and GSA will accept …

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Pentagon, GSA Seek Feedback on Cybersecurity Procurement Policies

The Pentagon and the General Services Administration are soliciting input from stakeholders on how the federal government can incorporate cybersecurity policies into its procurement framework, according to a Washington Post article. Marjorie Censer writes the GSA issued a request for information following an executive order aimed to enhance protection for cyber …

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