Common Access Card (CAC)

NOAA evaluating multi-factor authentication for apps and devices


Chief information officer Zach Goldstein tells FedScoop the agency plans to launch a Cloud Program Management Office in fiscal 2023.

Lack of identity engineers hinders agencies’ MFA adoption


A new generation of identity talent is needed to usher in factors beyond PIC and CAC cards, cyber experts say.

ATARC announces 2 labs to spur government adoption of modern credentials


The trade body has set up two public-private labs that will demonstrate six mobile device authentication use cases.

CISA instructs federal agencies to address Microsoft bug


Departments must apply a patch for the vulnerability to all Windows endpoints by July 22.

Army Futures Command enters battle to replace CAC cards


There is a new idea to replace the CAC card — this time, from Army Futures Command.

Identity authentication tools agencies can use to move towards zero trust


Government networks remain vulnerable to breaches from phishing attacks. Security experts in a new podcast outline solutions to tighten identity authentication controls.