Twelve-hour security breach countdown for govt IT contractors – ZDNet

The Australian Department of Finance is calling for industry and stakeholder feedback on a draft list of model security clauses for outsourced IT contracts. The clauses are intended for use in Australian government services contracts, including information and communications technology contracts, where the services involve access, transmission, or storage of … Continue reading

Senator eyes tax-delinquent defense contractors with security clearances – Washington Business Journal (blog)

Enlarge Photo Andrew Harrer ​U.S. Sen. Jon Tester, D-Montana, is requesting action against tax-delinquent defense contractors who hold security clearances. Staff Washington Business Journal U.S. Sen. Jon Tester, D-Montana, is requesting action against tax-delinquent defense contractors who hold security clearances, according to Federal News Radio. Tester, the senior senator from … Continue reading