Steve Grewal, the Education Department's chief information security officer, joined Federal News Radio on March 6, 2014, for an online chat.
Grewal answered questions about his agency's new security operations center (SOC), the cyber workforce, and challenges with security at the agency. View an archived version of the chat.
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Federal Election Commission
First off, it does not deal with voting.
What it does is track campaign spending for all elections.
And as chief information officer, Palmer plays a big role in getting huge amounts of data to the public.
The FEC plans to upgrade several public facing and back-end systems to handle the data.
Palmer says this includes a new data warehousing system, an upgraded campaign finance map and a new external FEC Web site.
Palmer says security and privacy also are major focus areas to ensure the data is secure.