Tags Executive order

Trump’s executive order designed to 'counter the visuals of Helsinki'

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 weeks ago

A top State Department official says President Donald Trump’s new executive order combats the reactions from his remarks earlier this summer.

Executive order creates system for 'automatic' sanctions on foreigners interfering with U.S. elections

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 2 weeks ago

The ODNI would make initial assessments, and then DOJ and DHS would get involved. Some penalties would kick in right away if investigations uncover meddling.

How Cisco is helping agencies wrap their arms around the NIST framework

by FedScoop Staff • 1 year ago

Cisco Systems has a wealth of expertise when it comes to aligning enterprises with the framework.

OMB stakes out central role in cyber, IT modernization

by Shaun Waterman • 1 year ago

The agency is at the hinge where several important IT initiatives meet the federal budgeting process, explained acting federal CIO Margie Graves.

Trump signs long-awaited cybersecurity executive order

by Shaun Waterman • 1 year ago

President Trump signed an executive order on cybersecurity Thursday, saying his administration will begin to manage cyber-risk across the U.S. government as a whole, hold agency heads personally responsibility for the protection of their networks and place modernization of federal IT at the heart of efforts to bolster computer security.

White House: Cyber executive order is close, will be 'intertwined' with federal IT modernization

by Shaun Waterman • 1 year ago

The Trump administration is "close" to unveiling its cybersecurity executive order and is carefully aligning its policy in that area with plans to modernize federal IT networks being drawn up by President Trump's son-in-law, White House Cybersecurity Coordinator Robert Joyce said Monday in his first public comments since taking office.