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Passport system breach shows privacy practice shortcomings

March 21, 2008 House chairman seeks names of State Department contractors fired for inappropriately accessing presidential candidates’ files.

Intel CIO aims to cut years out of IT buying process

March 19, 2008 Operations at various intelligence agencies also must be centralized to improve information sharing, says Dale Meyerrose.

Info czar calls for performance reviews to include sharing

March 18, 2008 The head of the Information Sharing Environment says all agencies should follow intell's lead to create a culture based not on "need to know," but rather ...

GSA awards $2.5 billion contract for contact center services

March 18, 2008 Agencies can use USA Contact to set up emergency call-in centers to receive inquiries from the public during crises.

GAO: Military should consider breaking up FCS

March 14, 2008 The Army should shift to incremental development based on proven technologies to salvage program, a GAO report released this week says.

Veterans Affairs closer to deploying comprehensive e-Benefits portal

March 14, 2008 The department expects to have a bare-bones site operating in the next few weeks with health and benefits information for vets.

Agencies to share custom IT security training practices

March 12, 2008 A new strategy for information security training that relies on agencies to share specialized products and best practices will roll out by the end of 2008, ...

Pentagon planning for offensives in space, cyberspace

March 12, 2008 The chief of the Strategic Command hinted Wednesday during a Senate hearing that the Pentagon has plans to conduct warfare in space as well as in cyberspace.

Defense, VA lay out recovery health plan for soldiers

March 11, 2008 For now, families must navigate a stovepiped system with "a fistful of business cards," says father of a wounded soldier.