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U.S. CIO Margie Graves: Thanks to 2015 Cyber Security Sprint, Feds Avoid Wannacry VirusNews

U.S. CIO Margie Graves: Thanks to 2015 Cyber Security Sprint, Feds Avoid Wannacry Virus

Acting U.S. CIO Margie Graves said that thanks to the 2015 federal cybersecurity sprint, federal agencies were able to avoid
FCC Votes to Roll Back Net Neutrality RulesNews

FCC Votes to Roll Back Net Neutrality Rules

The Federal Communications Commission voted Thursday to roll back restrictions on internet providers, commonly referred to as “net neutrality” rules.
Senate Staffers Receive Approval to Use Signal Encryption AppNews

Senate Staffers Receive Approval to Use Signal Encryption App

The encrypted chat app Signal has been a popular choice with Federal and White House employees that work with sensitive
CBO Estimates House Bill to Modernize Gov Tech Will Cost $500 Million Over 5 YearsNews

CBO Estimates House Bill to Modernize Gov Tech Will Cost $500 Million Over 5 Years

The Congressional Budget Office issued a revised cost estimate of $500 million over a five-year period for the for the re-introduced
Synopsys VP Kuehlmann: WannaCry is ‘A Wake-up Call for the World’News

Synopsys VP Kuehlmann: WannaCry is ‘A Wake-up Call for the World’

Over 200,000 devices in at least 150 countries had been infected with WannaCry by Sunday, a piece of ransomware that holds your
Clapper: U.S. Government ‘Under Assault’ Due to Comey’s FiringNews

Clapper: U.S. Government ‘Under Assault’ Due to Comey’s Firing

Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper said Sunday that the U.S. government is “under assault” after President Donald Trump’s decision
Veritas Capital Acquires PAS Technologies from Houlihan LokeyNews

Veritas Capital Acquires PAS Technologies from Houlihan Lokey

PAS Technologies, a portfolio company of KRG Capital Partners, has been acquired by StandardAero, a portfolio company of Veritas Capital
UL LLC Receives DARPA Grant for IoT/Cybersecurity Risk TestingNews

UL LLC Receives DARPA Grant for IoT/Cybersecurity Risk Testing

U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) awarded a grant to UL to help mitigate security risks for cybersecurity testing of the
DHS, DOJ Triple Spending on Internet of ThingsNews

DHS, DOJ Triple Spending on Internet of Things

The Department of Homeland Security and Department of Justice have tripled their spending on equipment and services related to the
President Trump Signs Cybersecurity Executive OrderNews

President Trump Signs Cybersecurity Executive Order

President Trump signed an executive order Thursday to improve the federal government’s cybersecurity and critical infrastructure, after a spate of high-profile