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Department of Homeland Security News and Analysis

News and analysis covering technical modernization at the Department of Homeland Security. As an umbrella agency formed in the wake of the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks, DHS oversees responsibilities ranging from port security to travel screening and financial crimes investigation. This array of missions has encouraged the agency to adopt new technology that allows greater finesse and discretion.
Cybersecurity tools and research are the Critical Infrastructure Resilience Institute's specialty.
Federal CISOs discuss mitigation strategies for inevitable cyber attacks.
The Maritime Security Center uses data modeling, radars and sensors to support homeland security missions.
ICE and TSA share lessons learned in data practices after migrating to the cloud.
Improved information-sharing and basic cyber hygiene are some methods that can prevent major security breaches.
Migrating to the cloud securely does not have to hinder optimal workflows.
Iteratively working with and for customers enables better solutions delivery, both in IT and acquisitions.
Cyber officials discussed their priorities and what federal agencies should focus on this year.
The agency provides a look at how the risks with 5G impact supply chain and uncover new vulnerabilities.
Arizona State University is applying analytics and other tools to help the agency predict and respond to emergencies.
The agency's tech leads saw operational efficiencies in a reorganized IT infrastructure that is adaptable to change.
With all the options out there, the federal government ran into unique interoperability and security issues with communication software.
ICE and USCIS have advanced their data strategies with automation over the past year.
Officials from CISA, GSA and NIST say information sharing will be key to managing security risks in the supply chain.
CISA aims to prevent major supply chain security incidents like the SolarWinds breach from happening again.
Kenneth Bible comes from the Marine Corps, where he served as deputy CIO.
Security innovations can prevent cyber criminals from crossing physical and digital borders.
CISA is creating a cohesive cybersecurity approach for federal agencies.
A uniquely positioned DHS S&T Center of Excellence contributed to the COVID-19 response this year.
A research institute is working with the agency to innovate detection and monitoring capabilities around contraband and other illegal imports.