The New Cybersecurity Motto: Trust is Not an Option

September 29, 2022

Via: CIO
Category: Cybersecurity

The discovery of the Log4j vulnerability in December 2021 is one of the more recent and prominent reminders of why cybersecurity teams need to implement a zero-trust security architecture. Not that they should need reminders. Incidents are happening every day, […]

Biden at UN to call Russian war an affront to body’s charter

September 21, 2022

Category: Defense, Industry

President Joe Biden said Wednesday that Russia has “shamelessly violated the core tenets” of the United Nations charter with its “brutal, needless war” in Ukraine. Delivering a forceful condemnation of Russia’s invasion to the international body, Biden said reports of […]

President Biden announces tentative railway labor agreement

September 16, 2022

President Joe Biden announced a tentative agreement had been reached between rail worker unions and major freight carriers Thursday. The agreement is expected to avert a potential strike in advance of a midnight Thursday deadline. Biden said the agreement included […]

Hardware & Software, Tech

What are the new Windows 11 22H2 security features?

September 27, 2022

Via: CSO Online

Windows 11 2022 (22H2 release) is now out, and Microsoft has once again placed a heavy emphasis on security. The good news for this release is that even Windows Home versions can receive some of the key security features with […]

Cloud Computing, Tech

IaC Scanning: A Fantastic, Overlooked Learning Opportunity

September 27, 2022

Via: Dark Reading

Everything you read about infrastructure as code (IaC) is focused on how it works or why you want to make sure that it actually is building the way you want it to build. These are critical areas. But are we […]

Industry, Workforce

Does the Hatch Act Apply to You? Election Season Do’s and Don’ts

September 26, 2022

Via: Government Executive

With the fall season comes football, pumpkin-flavored everything and Election Day. This year it’s the highly anticipated midterm elections, and federal employees may be tempted to get involved by making political donations, campaigning for a candidate, attending rallies or just […]

Policy, State & Local

Insurers say California’s inaction threatens auto policies

September 26, 2022

Via: Federal News Network

Top U.S. insurance companies and associations say California is risking a crisis in the nation’s largest automobile insurance market by refusing to approve any rate increases for more than two years, since the start of the coronavirus pandemic. The companies […]

Defense, Industry

In Tokyo, Harris calls US-Japan alliance ‘a cornerstone’

September 26, 2022

Via: Washington's Top News

U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris met with Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida on Monday shortly after arriving in Tokyo for the state funeral of assassinated former leader Shinzo Abe. Abe, a former prime minister who was assassinated in July, will […]

Policy, State & Local

Abortion, education, grocery prices: Women voters critical in November midterms

September 23, 2022

Via: Fox News

Suburban women are shaping up to be a coveted group this election cycle in wake of the Supreme Court’s Dobbs v Jackson ruling. Abortion surged as a top issue among voters with a new Fox News poll showing 20% of […]