08/23/2016 - 09:00
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FedTalks is the largest annual gathering of the top leaders from the White House, federal agencies and the tech industry coming together from aroun...
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At the Federal Cybersecurity Summit, join cybersecurity experts from the public and private sectors to explore combat-ready strategies to prepare f...
The US National Institute for Standards and Technology has released a new draft of its Digital Authentication Guideline, which sets the rules that all authentication software eventually follows.
By: Mitchel Broussard (Mac Rumors)
Microsoft is finally bringing one of the best features of its Outlook mobile app to the desktop. Users of Outlook on Mac and Windows will start seeing their inbox separated out into two tabs: Focused and Other.
By: Blair Hanley Frank (Macworld)
Apple’s Disk Utility is usually the go-to app for reformatting, partitioning, and diagnosing storage devices on your Mac. For many years, the Disk Utility app stayed the same in terms of features and user interface.
By: Roman Loyola (Macworld)
Following in the footsteps of the other major browser, Firefox is taking steps to drastically reduce Adobe Flash usage in the near future.
By: Ian Paul (Macworld)
Apple Technologies in the Government
Secure Host Baseline (SHB) products provide pre-built content to easily deploy hardened Operating System (OS) and application software to Department of Defense (DoD) mission systems. SHB products adhere to the latest standards and policies, thereby providing a consistent operating picture for common software components. SHB products for Apple OS X are located on the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) Information Assurance Support Environment (IASE) website at http://iase.disa.mil/Pages/index.aspx under the DoD Baseline Configuration Repository link...
Did you know the DoD has created a portal to keep you up-to-date on the latest mobility projects? Check out the DoD Mobility User Corner to find out more about unclassified and classified devices and associated documents.
Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) Compliance Checker (SCC) is a SCAP 1.0 Validated Scanner, with support for SCAP versions 1.1 and 1.2, and an Open Vulnerability Assessment Language (OVAL) adopter, capable of performing compliance verification using SCAP content, and authenticated vulnerability scanning using OVAL content.
NIST announced the completion of Special Publication 800-57 Part 1 Revision 4, Recommendation for Key Management, Part 1: General and is now available. Also, NIST has released NISTIR 7511 Revision 4, Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) Version 1.2 Validation Program Test Requirements.
Information on numerous third party software solutions that supports one or more of the current Apple technologies that is being utilized within the Federal Government. Listed below are recently posted software updates and information.