Tags SolarWinds

Bill to create federal rotational program for cyber experts passes to House floor

by Dave Nyczepir

The legislation's sponsors expect House leadership to take up the bill soon.

Lawmakers look to create cyber training programs at CISA, VA

by Dave Nyczepir

The Federal Cybersecurity Workforce Expansion Act would create apprenticeships and a retraining program for veterans.

DHS launching a CDO office and CMMC-like risk management program

by Dave Nyczepir

The CDO is organizing work around eight priority data domains, and the department is looking to pilot a CMMC approach with its vendors.

GSA planning to lend tech, acquisition expertise to support scaling TMF

by Dave Nyczepir

Personnel from the Centers of Excellence and Presidential Innovation Fellows program may be tapped for project evaluation improvements after the TMF received $1 billion for pressing modernization projects.

Lack of talent — not organization — plagues CISA, says Jeh Johnson

by Dave Nyczepir

Recent substantial cyberattacks have lawmakers questioning CISA's place within DHS, but the cyber workforce is the bigger issue, said one former DHS secretary.

Report: CISA hasn’t reached full operating capacity yet

by Dave Nyczepir

Until the agency finishes 57 planned organizational changes, it will remain "difficult" for the agency to confront national cyber incidents like the SolarWinds hack, according to GAO.