Tags Office of Management and Budget (OMB)

USAJOBS consolidates coronavirus response job openings

by Dave Nyczepir

The new code will help agencies prioritize hiring for mission-critical work.

Contractors demand maximum telework authority as coronavirus furloughs loom

by Dave Nyczepir

“We’re really in uncharted territory here," said the attorney leading Ward & Berry's government contracts practice.

Assume ‘malicious parties’ are waiting to pounce on telework traffic, NIST tells agencies

by Dave Nyczepir

Remote access technologies are, by nature, exposed to more external cyberthreats.

OMB tells agencies to ‘minimize’ face-to-face interactions, focus on ‘mission-critical’ work

by Dave Nyczepir

Agencies have 48 hours to consider postponing or curtailing all other activities that can't be performed remotely, as the government adopts a more "aggressive posture" in response to COVID-19.

Some agencies finding they lack the bandwidth for ‘maximum telework’

by Dave Nyczepir

One Department of Energy office plans to implement a staggered work schedule to reduce the strain on its systems during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Agencies urged to make telework available to most employees during coronavirus spread

by Dave Nyczepir

The Office of Management and Budget issued the memo to "safeguard the health and safety" of the federal workforce.

Federal CIO Kent announces jobs tailored to cyber reskilling graduates

by Billy Mitchell

So far, there are roles listed at the Department of Homeland Security, Environmental Protection Agency and Department of Veterans Affairs.

NSA chief information officer role remains ‘ambiguous’

by Dave Nyczepir

Failure to clarify the position's authorities and responsibilities means the agency might not be getting the most out of its IT, according to NSA OIG.

As the Cyber Reskilling Academy’s second cohort moves on, trainers reflect on the impact

by Dave Nyczepir

CYBRScore's rankings of applicants doubled as a way to baseline the 20 participants selected for the second cohort.