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Virginia state capitol to use machine-learning weapons detection

by • 3 hours ago

The Virginia Capitol Police will test a machine-learning platform that's already in use in Utah and at sports stadiums around the world.

Ransomware hits everywhere, but governments pay 10 times more

by • 20 hours ago

Between April and June, the average payment from government victims was $338,700, compared to $36,295 for all victims, according to cybersecurity firm Coveware.

States need cyber disruption response plans, NGA says

by • 24 hours ago

State governments need to assemble plans for treating cyberattacks more like disasters, a new paper by the National Governors Association recommends.

Audit uncovers 'pervasive' problems in Illinois technology agency

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Cost overruns, security concerns and a refusal to cooperate with the state comptroller were evidently hallmarks of Department of Innovation and Technology's recent history.

Hawaii governor vetoes location-data privacy bill

by • 2 days ago

Telecommunications companies with customers in the Aloha State may continue selling their location data to third parties, unfettered by state regulation.

How cities can create a trustworthy privacy model

by • 2 days ago

Developing trust with residents who will encounter internet-connected devices is the best way for cities to develop community privacy models, speakers said.

CIOs endorse Senate bill to grow state and federal cybersecurity collaboration

by • 5 days ago

The legislation would open new cybersecurity tools, training and grants to state IT offices while boosting engagement with federal authorities.

BlueKeep vulnerability a 'bleak' situation for local governments, Tenable CTO says

by • 6 days ago

Local governments still running outdated versions of Microsoft Windows need to start installing patches regularly, says Tenable's Renaud Deraison.

Ohio opens 540-acre testing ground for 'smart' vehicles

by • 6 days ago

The facility, called SMARTCenter, is the latest addition to the state's investment in autonomous and connected vehicle research.