With few tea leaves to read on the new administration’s cyber policy, industry officials are both hopeful and deeply concerned.
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Five companies will develop pilot-ready prototypes.
A DHS rule change aimed at undocumented immigrants could invade the personal privacy of fare more people than the ones they’re targeting.
Gene editing could create pest-resistant crops, but it could also create new organisms that threaten humans, according to IARPA.
Gerrit Lansing made the move to the White House in January after serving as the Republican National Committee’s chief digital officer since 2015.
Part of hacking government includes finding policies and regulations that are barriers, Technology Transformation Service Commissioner Rob Cook said.
NTIA is extending the deadline for comment on a report it published on connected technology.
The defense secretary is focused on cost effectiveness and efficiency throughout the department.
The agency is checking other expirations to avoid other hiccups, an official said.
Trade Groups: Other Countries Might Mirror DHS' Social Media Vetting For Travelers, And That's a Cyberthreat
DHS Secretary John Kelly's suggestion that foreign travelers may be required to hand over their social media accounts could violate privacy and cybersecurity standards, several trade groups have said.