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The Interior Department OIG clearly had some fun hacking the agency’s Wi-Fi networks

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 week ago

The report by the Office of the Inspector General underscores how a tech-savvy team can expose and help fix gaping security holes.

Improve controls on classified information, inspector general tells U.S. intelligence community

by Shannon Vavra • 10 months ago

The IC has to ramp up how it manages and mitigates "the risk that a trusted privileged user could inappropriately access, modify, destroy, or exfiltrate classified data,” a new report says.

How to demonstrate trust in cybersecurity practices with organization leaders

by CyberScoop Staff • 1 year ago

A new report advises CISOs to measure their security investments and identify critical weaknesses by conducting continuous penetration testing.

As threats increase, audit finds federal agencies struggle to implement cyber plans

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 years ago

“Until agencies more effectively implement the government’s approach and strategy, federal systems will remain at risk,” GAO warned.

Symantec's stock plummets after announcement of internal audit

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 2 years ago

Symantec is conducting an investigation over “concerns raised by a former employee.”

Watchdog group calls on HHS to improve cyber defenses

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 3 years ago

The Department of Health and Human Service's Office of Inspector General said that a penetration test on four operating divisions identified "configuration management and access control vulnerabilities."

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