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Greg Schaffer, the acting deputy undersecretary of the Homeland Security Department's National Protection and Programs Directorate, joined the Federal Drive to discuss what changes have been made to the nation's communications systems after 9/11.
Nearly a decade into a 25-year, $24.2 billion overhaul intended to add or upgrade more than 250 vessels to its aging fleet, the Coast Guard has two new ships to show after spending $7 billion-plus.
Ernest McDuffie, who oversees NIST's National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education program, joined the Federal Drive to discuss the initiative and the next steps for the program.
An immigration application processing center in Texas is in hot water after staffers accessed their bosses' emails, NextGov reports.
The Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano said today's terrorist is more likely to operate alone rather than as part of a 9/11-type of coordinated plot, and thus harder to detect. In the face of budget cuts, DHS is focused on managing risks and cooperating with the public to prevent attacks.
Customs and Border Protection will send investigators to field offices run by the Department of Homeland Security inspector general. The probes will focus on alleged corruption at U.S. borders.
William Arrington, the general manager of TSA's Highway and Motor Carrier Security Division, joined the Federal Drive to discuss the TSA's Highway and Motor Carrier Security Division, which trains those professional drivers, who log hours on the road, to observe, assess and report suspicious activity.
DHS announced an expansion of its E-Verify program, which allows employees to check their eligibility for U.S. Employment before applying for a job. Alejandro Mayorkas, the director of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, joined the Federal Drive to discuss what the program's expansion means for both employers and employees.
Jeff Neal is the former Chief Human Capital Officer of the Department of Homeland Security.
The top four civilian agencies can do a better job in the planning stages for service contracts, according to a new Government Accountability Office.
The Office of Personnel Management is considering relaxing the Human Capital Assessment and Accountability Framework (HCAAF). The change would give agencies more flexibility to hire and manage their workforce.
DHS says the hackers used "rudimentary exploits commonly associated with less skilled hackers known as Script Kiddies."
Anonymous gets a boost in its efforts to boost your agency's information. Learn more in today's cybersecurity update.
Computer-savvy kids at the Defcon Kids convention will hear from the Army's computer crime investigative unit, the Department of Homeland Security and the National Security Agency, which is the Pentagon's code-cracking division.
Government defense contractor Mantech is the latest victim of the hacking group Anonymous.
Tom Shoop, editor-in-chief of Government Executive Magazine, explains how this move will affect DHS hiring.
President Barack Obama's remarks Friday on the debt ceiling, as transcribed by the White House:
On today's Federal Drive, DHS gets a new chief human capital officer, and the Senate ponders legislation governing online access agency reports and a Pentagon mentoring program.
Sean McGurk, director of DHS' National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center, told a House subcommittee the agency is watching out for Stuxnet variants. The original cyber worm is thought to have crippled Iran's nuclear program last summer.
Steve LeBlanc, a managing director at the Government Printing Office, joined Federal Drive to talk about a new travel tool, which will streamline the customs process for frequent international travelers. The global entry card is the latest in a line of special cards GPO produces.