Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

FEMA, FCC warn emergency alert system vulnerable to hacking


FEMA issued an advisory to broadcasters after learning the exploit may be demonstrated at the DEF CON hacking conference in Las Vegas.

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.

2 DHS agencies mostly handled ‘major’ privacy incidents effectively


CBP failed to report its most recent risk assessment findings.

National lab’s data tools are homing other agencies’ COVID-19 response efforts


About 20 agencies use the tools to plan their COVID-19 response down to the county and demographic levels, and soon they'll help monitor pandemic recovery.

Missing E-Tran controls saw SBA issue $692M in duplicate pandemic relief loans


Proper screening could catch such errors, as well as fraud the agency is instead investigating after the fact.

FEMA working to clarify cyber controls


Only then can the agency use automation for compliance, according to its CTO.