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FedScoop: Industry still faces ‘a lot of ambiguity’ around CMMC implementation

“Federal contractors still face a lot of unknowns about how the Pentagon’s controversial Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification program will be implemented, the head of a leading trade association told lawmakers Tuesday…” “After receiving major pushback from contractors about the burdens and cost of implementation and conducting an internal review, the Department of Defense in November announced that it was revamping […] The post FedScoop: Industry still faces ‘a lot of ambiguity’ around CMMC implementation appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

Press Release: Bob Lord to join CISA as Senior Technical Advisor

“The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) announced today that Bob Lord will join the agency as a Senior Technical Advisor within the Agency’s Cybersecurity Division. ‘Bob’s decades of experience and unparalleled expertise will be a great asset as we further strengthen our community partnerships, expand the Joint Cyber Defense Collaborative, and continue our work as the nation’s cyber defense […] The post Press Release: Bob Lord to join CISA as Senior Technical Advisor appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

Press Release: Bob Lord to join CISA as Senior Technical Advisor

“The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) announced today that Bob Lord will join the agency as a Senior Technical Advisor within the Agency’s Cybersecurity Division. ‘Bob’s decades of experience and unparalleled expertise will be a great asset as we further strengthen our community partnerships, expand the Joint Cyber Defense Collaborative, and continue our work as the nation’s cyber defense […] The post Press Release: Bob Lord to join CISA as Senior Technical Advisor appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

VA RFI: Health Middleware and Data Management (HMDM) DevSecOps Support

Notice ID: 36C10B22Q0278 “Scope of Work: The Contractor shall provide shippable products, operations support, and security compliance for HMDM and VDIF. A shippable product is defined as software, code or interface that has been deployed to a production-like environment, validated through testing, monitored for resiliency, and determined to be operable and available for customers. This […] The post VA RFI: Health Middleware and Data Management (HMDM) DevSecOps Support appeared first on FedHealthIT, a service of MileMarker10.

VA CDO sees strong tie into federal zero trust security push

“But in reality, data leaders they’re working closely with their counterparts in the chief information security officer’s teams to deploy ‘thorough’ data protections, as called for under the White House’s zero trust strategy. And efforts to catalog and tag data will be central to the strategy’s emphasis on implementing stronger identity and access controls. Kshemendra […] The post VA CDO sees strong tie into federal zero trust security push appeared first on FedHealthIT, a service of MileMarker10.

Press Release: “Hack DHS” Program Successfully Concludes First Bug Bounty Program

“Today, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced the results of its first bug bounty program. Through the “Hack DHS” program, vetted cybersecurity researchers and ethical hackers are invited to identify potential cybersecurity vulnerabilities in select external DHS systems. In the first phase of this program, more than 450 vetted security researchers identified 122 vulnerabilities, of which 27 were determined […] The post Press Release: “Hack DHS” Program Successfully Concludes First Bug Bounty Program appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

Press Release: “Hack DHS” Program Successfully Concludes First Bug Bounty Program

“Today, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced the results of its first bug bounty program. Through the “Hack DHS” program, vetted cybersecurity researchers and ethical hackers are invited to identify potential cybersecurity vulnerabilities in select external DHS systems. In the first phase of this program, more than 450 vetted security researchers identified 122 vulnerabilities, of which 27 were determined […] The post Press Release: “Hack DHS” Program Successfully Concludes First Bug Bounty Program appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

DHS USCIS CTO Rob Brown on Federal Zero Trust push

“But in reality, data leaders they’re working closely with their counterparts in the chief information security officer’s teams to deploy ‘thorough’ data protections, as called for under the White House’s zero trust strategy. And efforts to catalog and tag data will be central to the strategy’s emphasis on implementing stronger identity and access controls…” “At U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, […] The post DHS USCIS CTO Rob Brown on Federal Zero Trust push appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

DHS USCIS CTO Rob Brown on Federal Zero Trust push

“But in reality, data leaders they’re working closely with their counterparts in the chief information security officer’s teams to deploy ‘thorough’ data protections, as called for under the White House’s zero trust strategy. And efforts to catalog and tag data will be central to the strategy’s emphasis on implementing stronger identity and access controls…” “At U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, […] The post DHS USCIS CTO Rob Brown on Federal Zero Trust push appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

MeriTalk: GSA Sees Zero Trust Implementation Playbooks Coming Soon

“The General Services Administration (GSA) is working on a series of playbooks for Federal agencies to use as they proceed with implementing plans to migrate toward zero trust security architectures, and expects to begin releasing those within a couple of months, a senior GSA technology official said today. Kiran Balsa, Deputy Director of GSA’s IT Modernization Office of Government-Wide Policy, […] The post MeriTalk: GSA Sees Zero Trust Implementation Playbooks Coming Soon appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

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