USDA hones tools to track SNAP fraud

Is food stamp fraud declining? USDA hones tools to find out.

The USDA is working to improve tools and tactics for anti-fraud detection, despite reports that error rates are dropping fast.

MobileIron updates Docs@Work to secure personal cloud

MobileIron updates Docs@Work to secure personal cloud

Docs@Work lets users access, annotate and share enterprise content regardless of location, in a variety of cloud repositories, while providing IT a centralized way to secure and manage mobile content and device policies.

NIST lays out roadmap for cloud computing

NIST lays out roadmap for cloud computing

The National Institute of Standards and Technology released its Cloud Computing Technology Roadmap, a set objectives for the accelerated adoption of cloud computing in government.

Carpathia offers continuous compliance monitoring tool

Carpathia offers continuous compliance monitoring tool

The company’s Continuous Assurance Platform automates collection and analysis of compliance artifacts and controls, ensuring against a failed audit or fines.

Integra protects against DDoS attacks at the network edge

Integra protects against DDoS attacks at the network edge

Integra introduced its DDoS Mitigation Service, which monitors network traffic to mitigate threats at the network edge, away from customers’ premises.

Ways you can help secure the Internet of Things

8 ways you can help secure the Internet of Things

Government IT managers can help protect their agencies, its devices and the critical infrastructure by ensuring security is baked into connected systems.

chip-and-PIN enabled payment cards

BuySecure Initiative speeds chip-enabled payment cards

The move is designed to increase the security of financial transactions by requiring the use of microchip-enabled credit, debit and other payment cards by agencies.

Marijuana inventory tracker seeds trust in new ventures

Marijuana inventory tracker seeds trust in new ventures

States are turning to inventory management tools to help provide the data they need to tax, regulate and finance new retail marijuana businesses.

Hawaii wins with gamification of state online services

Hawaii wins with gamification of state online services

By applying gaming elements to its websites, Hawaii has boosted citizens’ use of online services by as much as 20 percent.

SteelCloud Offers STIG remediation tools to for AWS GovCloud

SteelCloud offers STIG remediation tools for AWS GovCloud

GoldDisk Plus reduces the cost and effort of starting and maintaining compliant systems in the Amazon cloud environment.

GCN Awards

GCN Gala showcases projects driven by tech and teamwork

The public sector IT community turns out to honor IT projects and leaders who showed exceptional creativity and determination in building systems that drove savings and performance in 2014.

CIA chief information officer Doug Wolfe

Wolfe brings the cloud to the intelligence community

CIA chief information officer Doug Wolfe ushers in an era of cloud computing to the intelligence community, offering powerful new tools for rapid data integration and analytics.

Topic Resources

  • GameChanger: Microsegmentation

    In less than a decade, more than 87 million records with sensitive or private information have been exposed due to cyber-incidents on federal networks alone. Increasingly, organizations are beginning to realize that perimeter-based security just isn’t enough anymore. Download to learn how for many data centers, the solution is microsegmentation.