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Background checks challenged in court

The Supreme Court has agreed to referee a dispute between NASA and some of its independent contractors over required security checks, a decision that could affect how the federal government investigates the background of current and future employees.

Tags: management , privacy , technology , security , NASA , Supreme Court , Bill Bransford , Shaw Bransford & Roth , contracting

Thursday - 03/11/2010, 09:40am EST
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NIH to test use of commercial identity management providers

Pilot would let citizens sign on to use government services through private sector accounts. OMB hopes to reach citizens where they already are doing business online.

Tags: technology , Judy Spencer , Vivek Kundra , OMB , GSA , NIH , Federal Identity Credentialing Committee , OpenID Foundation , O'Reilly Media , TechWeb , Don Thibeau , secure identity card , ID management

Thursday - 09/10/2009, 07:24pm EDT
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Mobile apps, TechStat lead OMB's IT evolution

Fiscal 2011 technology budget request is $79 billion and Vivek Kundra says that will address several challenges, including closing the gap between the private and public sector. GSA will run new apps store for handheld devices. OMB will lead the review of troubled IT programs.

Tags: technology , Vivek Kundra , Howard Schmidt , OMB , VA , EPA , GSA , CGI , Apple , cybersecurity , 2011 budget , IT Dashboard , mobile computing , TechStat , program management , PMAS , identity management

Wednesday - 02/10/2010, 06:56am EST
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OMB taking IT LOB to the cloud

New focus on line of business initiative will test cloud computing across seven areas. Overall IT budget to grow by 7 percent.

Tags: technology , Vivek Kundra , OMB , GSA , OPM , 2010 budget , cloud computing , telework , Work-at-a-distance , ID management , IT LOB

Monday - 05/11/2009, 07:40pm EDT

State Dept. ready to expand use of biometrics

The State Department in late January began testing the use of digital certificates on Microsoft Word and Excel documents, using the Group Policy Object function to digitally lock down Microsoft Office so employees does not use any macros that are not approved by State.

Tags: DoD , State , GSA , technology , biometrics , Microsoft , NIST , PKI , Jarrod Frahm , IDGA , Secure ID card

Wednesday - 02/11/2009, 07:38pm EST
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HSPD-12 and a Half?

Tags: tech , White House , Stanford Group , Jeremy Grant

Monday - 11/10/2008, 10:28am EST

Agencies using HSPD-12 as 'glorified ID cards'

The ID card hanging around your neck isn't living up to its potential. The Homeland Security Presidential Directive 12 (HSPD-12) cards allow secure entry into federal facilities.

Tags: Gregory Wilshusen , GAO , security , DHS , In Depth

Thursday - 09/22/2011, 07:32pm EDT
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Wednesday morning federal headlines - Sept. 21

On today's Federal Drive: Talk of government shutdown has ratcheted up as lawmakers squabble over a CR, federal information sharing efforts have taken off and the House prepares to square off over various proposals to reform the Postal Service.

Tags: Congress , budget , House , Senate , NASA , information sharing , USPS ,

Wednesday - 09/21/2011, 08:24am EDT

DoD presses ahead on secure smartphones

Android devices are next up in DoD's effort to get off-the-shelf smartphones up to snuff with the Pentagon's security needs. Also, the Army looks for a better way to do two-factor authentication on mobile devices.

Tags: defense , technology , mobile , DoD , Anmy Torres , Steven Smith , DISA , CAC , Army , Jared Serbu

Monday - 07/18/2011, 07:03am EDT
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