A Tripwire study also found that 88 percent of IT professionals think such hacks would pose a threat to public safety.
DIG IT AWARD FINALIST: BIG DATA
The Supervised Release File Project notifies officers nationwide in real time when they encounter one of the more than 15,000 individuals under parole supervision in New Jersey.
DIG IT AWARD FINALIST: OPEN DATA
CitySDK's open-source tools streamline building apps that leverage U.S. Census Bureau datasets.
Combining analytics and AR/VR will allow agencies to tackle challenges more efficiently, ultimately saving money, time and maybe even lives.
Local officials say that expanding access to broadband not only attracts new people and companies but also inspires innovation from existing residents and businesses, ultimately creating jobs and other economic opportunities.
As the U.S. outlines new rules for driverless car development and safety, Chinese researchers uncover vulnerabilities that can be exploited from 12 miles away.
DIG IT AWARD FINALIST: CLOUD & INFRASTRUCTURE
Rather than simply modify existing systems, the Labor Department’s Employment and Training Administration rapidly developed a cloud-based platform that integrates grants’ performance and financial systems.
DIG IT AWARD FINALIST: CYBERSECURITY
HHS' low-cost, open-source 2FA solution protects users who connect to GrantSolutions.gov -- and is poised to do even more.
Although states have strengthened their defenses against hackers and cybercriminals who attack their computer networks, officials admit they’re not fully prepared for increasingly complex threats that could expose the personal information of their residents.
Apple's exclusive bug bounty program is one that federal agencies -- particularly the most risk-averse -- could embrace.
The real emphasis, according to Assistant Secretary of Cybersecurity and Communications Andy Ozment, should be on building in cybersecurity "from the get-go" on the next generation of systems.
Although cybersecurity is being woven into the fabric of government, it’s not appropriately funded, a new survey from NASCIO and Deloitte finds.