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.
Department of Homeland Security teams are working to make aging IT infrastructure interoperable and ready for 5G emerging technology.
Eric Hysen brings his experience at USCIS to a reimagined office focused on cybersecurity and data management.
Easterly brings a plethora of offensive cyber and information warfare experience, suggesting a more aggressive cyber focus for the agency.
Public and private data leaders say data security and data readiness are not mutually exclusive.
The HSI Tip Line plays an important role in ICE investigations, but has relied on outdated IT infrastructure and manual processes.
Agency CTOs highlighted the areas they're working on to improve IT across the department.
Greater supply chain transparency and information-sharing will improve federal cyber posture.
Data sharing and interoperability are key for data quality and governance.
The Department of Veterans Affairs describes data as a "superpower" unlocked by thoughtful data governance.
As cyber crime explodes, cyber experts and federal cyber leaders insist on systemic change.
DHS and CISA want to lead the federal register and private industry by example.
Agile approaches can give agencies a boost in decommissioning legacy systems and forging a path for the tech future.
ICE and NCITE, a DHS S&T COE, highlighted the ways AI can support DHS mission integrity.
The Cyber Crime Center outlines how cyber criminals are using the dark web to commit pandemic-related scams.
CISA and DOD discussed what the U.S. needs to successfully rollout 5G.
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.