'Wall that damn thing off': What government CIOs can do to improve cybersecurity
The number of new applications and new devices coming into use means governments have to architect their networks for defense, San Francisco CIO Linda Gerull said.
How Wisconsin puts IT modernization in the context of future needs
State CIO David Cagigal encourages other state IT leaders to think long-term when considering modernization for the applications they oversee.
Wisconsin expands use of post-election audits
Following recommendations from election-security experts and the national academies, the state will review 5 percent of all ballots cast in elections, beginning in November.
Data breach in small Wisconsin county hits more than 258,000 across state
Adams County's membership in a multi-jurisdictional healthcare consortium allowed the breach to spread far beyond its borders.
'Bitcoin Baron' sentenced for cyberattack against Madison, Wisconsin
Randall Charles Tucker will serve 20 months behind bars for a 2015 distributed denial-of-service attack that crippled the city's websites for six days.
Four states win spots in cybersecurity policy academy
The new initiative is led by the National Governors Association and will convene private- and public-sector groups with the common goal of bolstering state government cybersecurity planning and infrastructure.
Drone report reveals explosive adoption by law enforcement
Texas has the most public safety agencies with drone programs, but the technology can be found in use almost everywhere.
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States redesign election cybersecurity with $380 million boost
New post-election audits and the installation of paper-based voting machines are among the projects the federal grants will support.