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OMB proposes new approach to guarantee federal website authenticity

The administration releases draft guidance seeking comments on how this move to a secure website address standard would work.

Tags: technology , OMB , cybersecurity , Secure HTTP , federal websites , Ashkan Soltani , Jason Miller

Tuesday - 03/17/2015, 05:12pm EDT

Federal CTO Smith wants tech experts who speak the language

Megan Smith, the federal chief technology officer says agencies need employees with a high technical quotient to help build digital services. Four months into the job, Smith said digital services, policy and innovation, and STEM are her top priorities.

Tags: technology , Megan Smith , White House , digital services , OMB , workforce , training , Internet of Things , State of the Net , Internet Freedom Foundation , Jason Miller

Wednesday - 01/28/2015, 04:54am EST
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Joe Petrillo, Procurement Attorney, Petrillo & Powell PLLC

A protest by a California man, who claimed his entry in a Federal Trade Commission contest wasn't properly evaluated, was dismissed by the Government Accountability Office in 2013. However, the protester, David Frankel, followed up by suing in the U.S. Court of Federal Claims. In this week's Legal Loop segment, procurement attorney Joe Petrillo, a partner at the law firm Petrillo & Powell, joined Tom Temin on the Federal Drive to discuss this new ruling further.

Tags: Joe Petrillo , Petrillo & Powell PLLC , Federal Trade Commission , GAO , Legal Loop , U.S. Court of Federal Claims , Tom Temin , Federal Drive ,

Thursday - 01/22/2015, 09:29am EST
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FTC, SEC using cloud to create path to innovation

Bajinder Paul, the Federal Trade Commission CIO, said a new modernization roadmap will bring operational capabilities to employees, aggregate policies and major acquisition initiatives across the agency and, most importantly, create a path for innovation.

Tags: technology , Thomas Bayer , SEC , Bajinder Paul , cloud computing , AFCEA , Ask the CIO , Jason Miller

Friday - 08/08/2014, 09:07am EDT
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Data breach at Accretive Health leads to settlement with FTC

The Chicago-based company Accretive Health agreed to a settlement with the Federal Trade Commission after a data breach in 2011 left more than 23,000 patients open to identity theft. The settlement doesn't include any financial penalties. Instead the company has to add new levels of security to its systems to better protect patient information.

Tags: GDIT Solutions Center , Health IT , Accretive Health , Gov Info Security

Monday - 06/09/2014, 09:06am EDT

Agencies settling in on better privacy controls

More agencies are recognizing the growing importance of keeping data private after recent information leaks and cyber breaches. The Federal Trade Commission is among the agencies at the head of the pack and is relying on best practices.

Tags: technology , privacy , cybersecurity , Peter Miller , ACT-IAC , NIST , best practices , Jason Miller

Wednesday - 01/29/2014, 03:45am EST
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Turnover in GSA's senior ranks continues

Dennis Papula, director for management and strategy in the General Services Administration's Office of Citizen Services and Innovative Technologies, becomes the fifth senior executive to leave in the last week. He is moving to the Federal Trade Commission.

Tags: people , GSA , Dennis Papula , Bajinder Paul , Dave McClure , Jason Miller

Monday - 01/13/2014, 10:54am EST

Mica says agencies 'thwarting' proposed FTC relocation

Rep. John Mica (R-Fla.), chairman of the House Oversight's Subcommittee on Government Operations, said the Federal Trade Commission and the General Services Administration are "thwarting" his proposal to force the FTC to relocate out of its historic headquarters building and into leased space in Southwest Washington, D.C.

Tags: Congress , House , John Mica , GSA , federal buildings , Chris Wisner , David Robbins , Jack Moore

Tuesday - 12/03/2013, 05:10pm EST

Inside the Reporter's Notebook: Barry West returns, two CIOs leaving, Einstein cyber initiative faces delay

Barry West is returning for his fourth gig as a CIO, and three other key technology officials are leaving. Two congressmen want to pressure contractors to pay back taxes.

Tags: technology , Barry West , Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation , Jeff Huskey , Jill Singer , National Reconnaissance Office , Keith Thurston , GSA , Scott Quehl , Commerce , Jason Chaffetz , Jackie Speier , cybersecurity , E3A , DHS , Janet Napolitano , people , industry , Jason Miller

Monday - 03/11/2013, 05:31am EDT
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Federal buildings after superstorm Sandy

Tags: Sandy , USPS , EPA , IRS , Washington monument , Capitol

Tuesday - 10/30/2012, 02:37pm EDT
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