A new study compares the cybersecurity posture of different levels of government.
Cyber Innovation Challenge seeks a way to visualize the risks associated with the networks and assets supporting a given mission.
Federal CIO Tony Scott announced the Cybersecurity Strategy and Implementation Plan, alongside updated FISMA guidance, all aimed at improving Uncle Sam's cybersecurity posture in months and years to come.
Some states make it impossible to use a child’s Social Security number and other identifying information to establish credit, and in Utah parents can have their child’s identifying information monitored by the state.
By better understanding how cyberattacks work and applying that knowledge appropriately, organizations can better prepare for inevitable hacks.
The National Geospatial Intelligence Agency is looking for capabilities to bolster authentication and track activity across its virtual networks.
Unlike perimeter-based security, virtualized network security allows for segmenting the data center, firewalling off various sensitive areas without the need for external hardware.
The Rhode Island Cybersecurity Commission evaluated the state's cybersecurity infrastructure and made recommendations to enhance the resiliency of operations in executive branch agencies.
Open source technologies combine distributed peer review and transparency, which speeds innovation and lowers costs.
NASCIO's latest poll of state CIOs explores a wide range of IT problems and priorities.
State and local governments are balancing privacy, security and citizen service as the amount of available data explodes -- and finding that policy needs to catch up with the tech.
U.S. Postal Service's Office of the Inspector General sent phishing emails of its own to 3,125 USPS employees, to see if staff would click on a potentially dangerous link.