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No data or production systems were compromised. A test server, accidentally open to the Internet, was accessed through a default password.
The multi-million settlement will end a federal privacy investigation, because the phone giant failed to notify customers of their opt-out marketing rights.
Accenture has been awarded contracts worth over $50 million by the US Army to maintain the General Fund Enterprise Business System (GFEBS).
White House revamps tech management, Hillary's not a cloud expert, and more bank hacks [Government IT Week]
It's time once again to go around the world and see what's happening in government IT. Here's a Labor Day shoutout to all our American readers.
A US judge has lifted a stay on a ruling, forcing Microsoft to hand over data it stores overseas. But the software giant said it will not comply, pending an appeal.
It is essential that an organization's critical computer/networking systems and services are properly monitored so that staff can be made aware of and respond to problems and trends. This System...
Just as news breaks about Google X's drone program targeted toward Amazon, the secret lab's chief could be headed to Washington.
"I'm not an expert on software-defined storage or the intricacies of cloud computing," Clinton quipped.
New documents reveal the existence of the US spy agency's ICReach, a search engine similar to Google which links to citizen communications data.
It might not be a big news week, but it's an interesting one. Should you be able to erase your past and what happens if you erase someone else's as well? A US security contractor wasn't that secure (oops), and exoskeletons. It's ZDNet Government IT week and we got exoskeletons!
Having spent $240 million for a non-functioning Cover Oregon site, the state is now attempting to recover money in the courts.
USIS, which performs background checks for the Department of Homeland Security, revealed that it was hacked earlier this month. The same company vetted Edward Snowden for the government.
The unpowered FORTIS exoskeleton is designed to increase an operator's strength and endurance by transferring weight from their arms to the ground.
Proposal focuses on balancing national security and end-user privacy.
Julian Assange (remember him from WikiLeaks?) wants out of the Ecuador embassy and no one cares. It looks like IBM's hardware sale to Lenovo is going through. Plus lots more worldwide government IT news.