Dominic Cussatt, VA’s chief information security officer, said VA has addressed several long-standing cyber problems, including the use of two-factor authentication.
The National Protection and Programs Directorate said it has all the authorities it needs, with just one exception.
Federal CIO Suzette Kent said four agency proposals are among the first set of finalists to get some of the $100 million Technology Modernization Fund.
The departure of Scott Blackburn as acting chief information officer creates another gaping hole among top leaders at the Veterans Affairs Department.
Dana Deasy, the former J.P. Morgan Chase CIO, will join the Pentagon in early May, officials said.
The CIO Council’s event highlighted the role of women and the impact they are making in the federal IT, cybersecurity.
Concerns about the technology supply chain are growing are gaining more attention from legislative and regulatory perspectives.
Howard Whyte, FDIC CIO, says IT departments need the right HR capabilities for new operational environments post-modernization.
A powerful wind storm earlier this month knocked out power at the Thrift Savings Plan’s data center, which left participants without a way to contact the agency for several hours March 2.
Janet Vogel will be taking over the position of Health and Human Services chief information security officer in April, according to an internal email obtained by Federal News Radio.
The VA just launched a new online tool called the appeals status tracker that will allow veterans with a disability compensation appeal to track what stage of the process their appeal is in.
A one-page memo restructures the Navy Department’s organizational chart, includes the elimination of the once-powerful office of the Navy CIO.
News outlets report Johnson Joy was accused of corruption by a former HUD employee.
The General Services Administration has chosen five companies for the first phase of its Centers of Excellence IT modernization initiative at USDA.
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