House lawmakers are concerned that federal health data is ripe for cyberattacks, leaving data on clinical trials and Medicare vulnerable.
The head of the Transportation Security Administration said Wednesday the beleaguered agency will add 768 new screeners by mid-June to deal with increasingly long airport security lines that have caused passengers to miss flights even before the busy summer travel season.
A former federal employee was convicted Tuesday of using money orders stolen from a Kansas City, Kan., business during a criminal investigation.
Hillary Clinton disregarded various State Department guidelines for avoiding cybersecurity risks, an internal audit found Wednesday, faulting her and past secretaries of state for weak information management.
In Silicon Valley, there’s a new emphasis on putting up barriers to government requests for data.
A federal conspiracy charge against 25 occupiers accused of stopping federal officers from doing their work at the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge is constitutionally vague and has the potential to “chill the most crucial First Amendment activity” — political dissent, defense lawyer Amy Baggio argued Monday in Portland, Ore.
Congressional investigators say the government spends about three-fourths of its technology budget maintaining aging computer systems. That includes platforms more than 50 years old in such vital areas as nuclear weapons and Social Security. One still uses floppy disks.
These states were the worst for income replacement in retirement.