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Agencies slow to move out on DHS cyber program, survey says

A large chunk of the government IT workforce that's charged with implementing the Homeland Security Department's new continuous diagnostics and mitigation initiative still doesn't know much about it. The lack of awareness is most acute with agency inspectors general. But those that have pressed forward with CDM say their networks have already become more secure or less costly.

Tags: Cybersecurity , Technology , SANS Institute , DHS , CDM , Kenneth Durbin , Tim Woods , Jared Serbu

Wednesday - 08/13/2014, 05:08am EDT

New group strives to clarify, simplify cyber basics for agencies

The Consortium for Cybersecurity Action, a newly-formed international group of government agencies and private organizations from around the world, today will release an updated baseline of the 20 most important cyber controls. The group wants to become a resource to help agencies implement those security checks. DHS already is developing a solicitation to make it easier for agencies to buy tools and services to implement several of the security checks.

Tags: Technology , Cybersecurity , SANS Institute , DHS , 20 critical controls , The Consortium for Cybersecurity Action , Jason Miller

Monday - 11/05/2012, 05:20am EST