Just another week in ThreatWatch, our regularly updated index of noteworthy data breaches.
The president wants to treat the Internet like a utility, which could trigger new government tolls.
Applicants have submitted check-ins at restaurants and movie theaters, parties and sporting events, to show they were in the United States.
The findings should raise eyebrows particularly for government customers, who put a premium on protecting sensitive information.
The sapphire is used to cover the iPhone’s camera lens and fingerprint reader.
Lapses in cybersecurity leave hospital records and patients' medical devices open to exploitation.
VA is now taking bids for commercial software to replace a clunky 1980s-era system for scheduling medical appointments.
The number of creations under open 'Creative Commons' licenses has doubled since 2010
Why Do So Few Feds Champion User Experience?
A dearth of staff resources, a lack of awareness about UX and nonexistent management buy-in are ...
VA’s Aggressive Plan for Shedding Its 'Back-to-the-Future' Era Scheduling System
VA is now taking bids for commercial software to replace a ...
What a Privacy Activist Turned Top White House Adviser Thinks About Cybersecurity
One-time civil liberties activist now forges compromises ...
Government Tech Recruiting Still Overshadowed by HealthCare.gov Blunder
Democrats are concerned Todd Park’s recent grilling could hurt his ...
Developers, Want to Earn More Money? Learn Ruby on Rails
Though a language currently in high demand like Ruby might get you the best ...
Ted Cruz’s Plan for Internet Freedom? A Permanent Internet Tax Ban
The legislation would hurt his home state’s bottom line.
HealthCare.gov Security Back in the Spotlight
House Republicans say they remain concerned about the cybersecurity controls underpinning the ...
Hackers Possibly Copied Postal Employee Pay Records
About 100 servers and computer workstations were breached in the September intrusion.
Senate Vote to Rein in NSA Spying Falls Short
The defeat marks an abrupt setback for the post-Snowden movement to curb U.S. spying practices.
Are Federal Agencies Ready for Apple Pay?
In 2015, mobile payments will accelerate and constituents will expect federal agencies to support ...