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Federal Cybersecurity News and Analysis

News and analysis covering cybersecurity across the U.S. federal government. The increasing digitization of vital information and government services has left key agencies correspondingly vulnerable to data breach by rogue actors and U.S. adversaries. This imperative to safeguard federal IT against malicious intrusion has motivated decision-makers across federal agencies to continue applying breaking cybersecurity methods to core systems.
Federal CISOs discuss mitigation strategies for inevitable cyber attacks.
An Atlantic Council leader advocates for greater empowerment of the CISO role.
Federal cybersecurity experts emphasize the importance of capabilities like zero trust to prevent future breaches.
GSA received $1 billion for the Technology Modernization Fund to upgrade federal cybersecurity and IT.
The House Subcommittee on Research & Technology advocates for increased funding around AI, data analytics and robotics.
Improved information-sharing and basic cyber hygiene are some methods that can prevent major security breaches.
Agencies officials discuss the progress and opportunities in areas like data, security, AI, IOT and workforce.
GAO offers a unique perspective on IT challenges faced by the federal register over the past year.
Migrating to the cloud securely does not have to hinder optimal workflows.
Amid growing cybersecurity concerns, it will take more than legislation to prevent risks in the supply chain.
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.
With AI and software increasingly becoming embedded in hardware, security is evermore essential.
With all the options out there, the federal government ran into unique interoperability and security issues with communication software.
Bringing cutting-edge commercial cyber solutions to military partners quickly can help government's workforce gap while tackling pipeline challenges.
Agencies can approach security in hybrid cloud environments, including SaaS and IaaC.
IT and security leaders at USDA, DOE and USPTO share recent efforts to bolster their cyber stature.
Officials from CISA, GSA and NIST say information sharing will be key to managing security risks in the supply chain.