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Defense Industrial Base: Protecting the nation's protectors

As DoD sharpens its cyber forces, the companies that make essential components and systems are at ri…

Health: Digital Progress = Digital Risk

Health care is, perhaps more than most any other sector, a treasure trove of valuable data.

Nuclear: Highly dangerous, tightly controlled

Despite the potentially devastating effects of a release of radioactive material, the nuclear sector…

Government Facilities: Valuable data, relentless pressure

Government facilities are as at risk of cyberattack as their commercial counterparts, and to some at…

Finance: Blocking money's movement could have global consequences

Capitalist societies run on money – no surprise there. But our modern economy is based more on the m…

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Defense Industrial Base: Protecting the nation's protectors

As DoD sharpens its cyber forces, the companies that make essential components and systems are at ri…

Health: Digital Progress = Digital Risk

Health care is, perhaps more than most any other sector, a treasure trove of valuable data.

Nuclear: Highly dangerous, tightly controlled

Despite the potentially devastating effects of a release of radioactive material, the nuclear sector…

Government Facilities: Valuable data, relentless pressure

Government facilities are as at risk of cyberattack as their commercial counterparts, and to some at…

Finance: Blocking money's movement could have global consequences

Capitalist societies run on money – no surprise there. But our modern economy is based more on the m…

Transportation: A Nation in Motion

Networks enable vehicles to be smarter and safer, but bring some risks.

DHS head: US will accept 10,000 Syrian refugees in 2016

The number is a fivefold increase compared to 2014, but still a small fraction of the millions of re…

Should agencies deliver services based on life events?

Group: Agencies could collaborate to deliver services based on events in peoples' lives for greater…

TSA focus on customer service paying dividends

The Transportation Security Administration has been shifting from a one-size-fits-all screening appr…

Lawmakers unimpressed with OPM's cyber action report

OPM had been working on improving its security before the revelation of the recent data breach; now…

Senators want cybersecurity funding boost for OPM

Two senators want Congress to authorize additional funding in fiscal 2016 so that OPM can finish mak…

After OPM breach, OMB requires tighter security

New directive mandates use of HTTPS hardcoding on all .gov sites by end of 2016.

Lawmaker: OPM's laxity is to blame for data breach

OPM director and federal CIOs taken to task for failing to secure employee data. PLUS: Timeline of t…

Timeline: What happened when in OPM's data breach

The successful intrusion that happened undetected last year continues to reverberate.

Lawmakers demand OPM chief's resignation

Katherine Archuleta comes under pressure to step down after massive cyberattack.

Could OPM have prevented the breach?

No. Here's why.