Rep. Will Hurd (R-Texas) says filling the federal CIO and CISO positions will be big first steps toward ensuring cybersecurity.
The distributed ledger technology may be able to manage and secure health information that flows back and forth among patients, doctors, insurance companies and federal agencies.
Allegations against contactor Harold Martin are a critical reminder that protecting against insider threats requires more than employee awareness.
A well-run program offers agencies a way to extend their penetration testing and network monitoring programs.
If industry fails to self regulate in light of security challenges facing IoT devices, the government could be forced to step in.
Special Publication 800-160 urges organizations to address security throughout the systems engineering process.
Following the Pentagon’s successful bug bounty program, the Army has announced its own "Hack the Army" program to tighten up security on its public-facing websites.
The Federal Automated Vehicles Policy provides a framework to improve roadway safety and provide direction for the next administration.
The National Association of State Chief Information Officers plans to release advocacy priorities for the incoming administration.
Based on the Cybersecurity Framework, the voluntary guidelines will help the maritime industry secure its IT infrastructure.
Cloud encryption gateways provide agencies a critical layer of security in moving data to the cloud.
Blocking suspect traffic could pose a legal problem for internet service providers because they don't have liability protections and are obligated by law to continue service.
A NIST self-assessment tool blends organizational performance evaluation strategies from the Baldrige Performance Excellence Program with risk management standards, guidelines and best practices from the Cybersecurity Framework.
As recent Internet of Things-enabled DDoS attacks highlight the growing attack surface, the National Institute of Standards and Technology is releasing the latest version of Special Publication 800-160 early.