Nation-state hackers 'rattling at our doorknob,' election official tells Congress

by • 4 weeks ago

"We’ve got to keep our eye on the other balls" even as COVID-19 upends everything, Kentucky Secretary of State Michael Adams told members of Congress.

Kentucky launches website to help felons regain voting rights

by • 7 months ago

The new site is aimed at more than 152,000 people who had their voting rights restored through an executive order by Gov. Andy Beshear.

New Kentucky governor to nominate logistics executive as state's CIO

by • 10 months ago

Gov.-elect Andy Beshear selected Ruth Day, a vice president at the shipping logistics company Landstar Systems, to replace outgoing CIO Chuck Grindle.

Kentucky's new governor to 'rein in' CIO's salary

by • 10 months ago

Andy Beshear, who was elected Nov. 5, plans to reduce the controversial $375,000 salary Gov. Matt Bevin gave to his CIO, Chuck Grindle.

NASCIO report projects AI growth in cybersecurity, digital services

by • 11 months ago

State officials say cybersecurity, fraud detection and other digital services are primed to benefit most from advances in artificial intelligence.

Crowdsourced environment data gets a home on Louisville Data Commons

by • 1 year ago

A city-university partnership gives community members and researchers a new place to host data on the environmental and public health.

Kentucky Senate declines to vote on bill lowering CIO's salary

by • 2 years ago

Charles Grindle will remain the country's highest-paid state CIO after the Kentucky Senate declined to vote on a bill reducing his $375,000 salary.

Lawmaker proposes cutting Kentucky CIO's $375,000 salary

by • 2 years ago

The bill would reduce Charles Grindle's salary to about $200,000, equal to the CIO's pay in neighboring Tennessee.

Kentucky auditor faults IT office on network access and disaster planning

by • 2 years ago

An annual audit says the Commonwealth Office of Technology must be more communicative with agencies and more vigilant about protecting sensitive information.