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VA installs Lynette Sherrill as permanent chief information security officer


The cybersecurity leader has carried out the responsibilities of CISO on an acting basis since the departure of Paul Cunningham in February.

VA watchdog clears senior IT leader of misconduct allegations made by former CISO

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The Office of Accountability and Whistleblower Protection has dismissed three complaints brought against Joe Stenaka.

VA watchdog finds former CISO retaliated against colleague for concerns over Splunk contract


The agency’s whistleblower watchdog found that technology official Joseph Stenaka was punished unfairly on two occasions for protected disclosures.

VA found ‘no evidence’ of compromise in SolarWinds hack: CISO Cunningham


CISO Paul Cunningham described the VA's efforts to ensure it wasn't a victim of the sweeping SolarWinds breach.

VA looks beyond multi-factor authentication to secure extended telework


For the VA, multifactor authentication has been around for years. But the pandemic is now pushing the agency to fully embrace it and think beyond.

VA looks to rid supply chain of banned Chinese equipment


Lawmakers are worried that deeper in the supply chain, VA contractors could still use equipment or systems from banned Chinese companies.