Tag Archives: governance

Cambridge Names Elizabeth Roman Jones as Compliance Director; Kim Harokopus Quoted

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Cambridge has appointed Elizabeth Roman Jones as compliance director to advance the company’s offerings to remain competitive in the marketplace, the company reported on Monday. Roman Jones will bring deep experience in implementing and supervising comprehensive compliance programs, including policy and procedure implementation, training, hotline management and risk mitigation to Cambridge. 

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DoD Inspector General Issues Summary of Unclassified, Classified Reports on Cybersecurity

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The Department of Defense’s office of inspector general has released a summary of 20 unclassified and four classified reports related to cybersecurity and found that the Pentagon continues to encounter challenges in managing cyber vulnerabilities to its network. The Government Accountability Office and the Pentagon’s oversight community issued those reports from July 1, 2017 through June 30, 2018, according to OIG’s report published Wednesday.

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GAO Cites Gaps in NASA’s IT Mgmt Practices for Cybersecurity, Workforce Planning

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The Government Accountability Office has found deficiencies in NASA’s implementation of information technology management practices. GAO said in a report published Tuesday those deficiencies were observed in the space agency’s practices for cybersecurity, governance, workforce and strategic planning. NASA falls short of implementing an effective cybersecurity risk management process that includes …

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Tony Scott: OPM’s Cyber Defense Plans Have ‘Right Tools,’ Organized in ‘Right Way’

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Federal Chief Information Officer Tony Scott has given his support for cybersecurity plans put in place by Katherine Archuleta and Donna Seymour at the Office of Personnel Management in an interview with Federal News Radio posted Friday. Jason Miller writes that Scott also urged lawmakers that called for dismissal of Archuleta as OPM director and Seymour as CIO …

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Report: New India Govt to Review Defense Import, Acquisition Programs

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Some defense officials and analysts in India see an overhaul of the country’s defense acquisition programs as one of the key priorities of its newly installed National Democratic Alliance government, Defense News reported Monday. Vivek Raghuvanshi writes MoD operations have largely been impaired, with long-overdue purchases put on hold or …

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