Jeremy Grant left the National Institute of Standards and Technology April 30 after spending the last four years leading an effort to improve digital identity management nationwide. We caught up with Grant to discuss recent developments with NSTIC, the program's biggest accomplishments and some challenges that lie ahead.
Worldwide collaboration on cybsersecurity is necessary to keep entities safe, but arguments over whether security and privacy are at odds are hampering the effort, an EU official said.
The National Science Foundation wants feedback on how the government should focus cybersecurity research and development in order to guide and coordinate federally funded studies.
Uncertainty about where sensitive data lives in an organization's network is the biggest challenge to implementing an organizational data-encryption policy, according to a new Ponemon Institute report drawing on interviews with 4,700 business and IT experts around the world.
Thrift Savings Plan accounts are vulnerable to hackers because of poor cybersecurity measures at the Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board, sources say.
The idea behind the Global Forum for Cyber Expertise is to help states with limited policy or technical capacity tap the expertise of more technologically sophisticated countries around certain cyber-related issues.
The Defense Department unveiled a new cyber strategy today that affirms its commitment to more effective deterrence in the cyber domain and the integration of offensive cyber options into combatant command plans.
The agency has strengthened its contractual clauses and is also making sure all agency contracts have the appropriate clauses in them – that is "clauses that require segregation of data."
DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson said the department is finalizing plans to open a Silicon Valley satellite office "to serve as another point of contact" in remarks to RSA Conference April 21.
A Veterans Affairs Department contractor teleworking from China for several weeks in 2013 had administrator-level access to the agency's "My HealtheVet" medical record system.