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New colo facility will need to be able to support the activities of multiple Legislative Branch agencies.
The Obama Administration has admitted that a cyberattacker was able to gain access to the US government's systems.
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) knows a thing or two about cloud computing, and they've decided to share some good recommendations. Plus an anti-NSA phone and more government tech shenanigans from the world over.
National Institute of Standards & Technology issues 10 key recommendations for successful cloud initiatives.
End-users will ultimately decide on the success of multi-factor authentication. Will the newest efforts toward that end help them make up their minds?
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...
There was a time, not long ago, when the biggest companies were cowed by the national security state. Now they aren't afraid to stand up for the rights and interests of their users.
David Gewirtz presents lessons taken from the world of cybersecurity and cyberwarfare that may be food for thought for those attempting to prevent the Ebola outbreak from spreading in the United States.
Do Americans want to be forgotten? Plus another SSL flaw, the FBI, and credit card security [Government IT Week]
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Apple's and Google's encryption plans have not gone down well with US law enforcement, and the agency's director says the companies are leading us down a dark path.
To become a smart city, Chicago has recognised the need to pool all data sources into one publicly available platform.
“Ethics are as important as electronics. Corporate responsibility is highly prized. That’s a model not just for this industry, but the world,” Clinton posited.
We have a new white-as-the-driven-Snowden story on the NSA, the UK's equivalent of the denied-but-not-forgotten PRISM program, a white hot (yet ultimately ridiculous) battle between Google and Oracle, and lots more from around the world.
The head of the agency entrusted to essentially run the internet has said that the group is on course to break free of US oversight late next year.
Google has petitioned the highest court in the country to overturn a previous appeals court ruling favoring Oracle, which in itself overturned a mixed bag of district court rulings that primarily sided with Google.