Federal agencies often don't know who's attacking them online, OMB says

by Shaun Waterman

For nearly a third of the cybersecurity incidents reported to the Department of Homeland Security by federal agencies, the agency had no information about what kind of attack took place or where it was targeted, officials said Wednesday.

The government is trying to catch up on IoT security policy

by Shaun Waterman

The ballooning security problems presented by the burgeoning Internet of Things phenomenon need to be addressed as quickly as possible, but the ecosystem's complexity makes it hard to know where to start, a government advisory panel was told Wednesday.