Tag Archives: Trusted Internet Connections

State Department’s Gerald Caron: TIC 3.0 Guidelines Support Flexible Cybersecurity Requirements, Zero-Trust Implementation

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Gerald Caron, an official at the State Department, said the Trusted Internet Connections 3.0 (TIC 3.0) guidance enables agencies to drive zero-trust implementation while benefiting from flexible security requirements. Caron, who serves as director of enterprise network management at the State Department’s Bureau of Information Resources, said at a prior webinar that TIC 3.0 allows agencies to move away from TIC 2.0’s “prescriptive” security guidelines.

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CISA Issues Remote Vulnerability & Patch Management Guide

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The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency has issued a document to guide federal agencies when patching remote devices outside agency networks. CISA said the Capacity Engagement Guide for Remote Vulnerability and Patch Management seeks to complement the interim Trusted Internet Connections 3.0 telework guidance released in April.

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Guy Cavallo Named OPM Principal Deputy CIO

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Guy Cavallo, deputy chief information officer at the Small Business Administration (SBA), has been appointed principal deputy CIO at the Office of Personnel Management, effective Sept. 14th. Prior to SBA, Cavallo served as executive director of IT operations at the Transportation Security Administration (TSA).

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Sean Connelly on Agencies’ Trusted Internet Connections Pilots

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Sean Connelly, Trusted Internet Connections program manager at the Department of Homeland Security, said the pilot projects completed by the departments of Energy and Justice and the Small Business Administration as part of the TIC program influenced the use cases for remote workers or branch offices, Federal News Network reported Friday.

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CISA Releases Interim TIC 3.0 Telework Guidance

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The Department of Homeland Security’s Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency has issued interim Trusted Internet Connections 3.0 guidance to help federal agencies secure their networks as more government employees telework due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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