Agencies are trying to pin down just what will gain them the highly touted and loosely defined virtue of “innovativeness.”
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In 2020, at least 113 government agencies were impacted by ransomware attacks at an estimated cost of $913 million dollars.
Central data offices across government are outnumbered in staff, time and budget. Here’s what they’re trying to do about it.
Cumbersome and ineffective password requirements beg the question: Is there a better way? The answer is certainly yes.
Government resilience anticipates the unknown, but being resilient hinges on certain qualities: specifically, imagination and responsiveness.
The new “new normal” for the federal workforce will be a far more flexible environment, featuring more full- and part-time teleworkers and blended workplaces, according to the administration.
“While cyberattacks are inevitable, negative business impact is not.”
Stopping cyberattacks is going to take all sides working together: individuals, agencies and industry. A three-pronged approach can accomplish this feat.
Though not directly funded by any congressional dollars, Biden’s cybersecurity executive order trails a watershed funding surge for government technology.
There’s just so much to secure, and with the infamous cyber skills shortage in government, teams don’t have enough hands for it all. But security isn’t locked into a losing battle; it can still catch up.