HHS Protect

Ex-HHS CIO says agency was hit with over 8 billion scanning efforts during March 2020 DDOS-style attack


Malicious actors were waiting for the agency to lower its perimeter firewall, according to José Arrieta.

Former HHS officials challenge findings of rescinded watchdog investigation into COVID-19 data systems


The Department of Health and Human Services’ inspector general last month rescinded an investigation into the cybersecurity of COVID-19 data analysis systems citing concerns over the accuracy of information included in the report.

Former HHS CIO Jose Arrieta takes up new private sector role


Jose Arrieta has joined Dalrada Financial Corporation as chief strategy officer.

Dataset demands and remote leadership among top challenges for CDOs during pandemic


Advisers describe new difficulties faced by CDOs over the last 18 months.

Renewed Palantir contract could expand disease surveillance to other CDC centers


The COVID-19 pandemic has led agencies to move to cloud infrastructure to assist with disease surveillance.

National Nuclear Security Administration awards $89.9M deal to Palantir for safety platform


The platform will integrate data from agency sites to measure the health of its safety programs.