OMB uses budget to set cyber deadlines

February 2, 2011
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via Federal News Radio

The Office of Management and Budget gave agency chief information officers marching orders to implement software to continuously monitor the security of their networks by the end of fiscal 2012.

This was just one of several governmentwide provisions in the administration’s annual IT budget passback guidance. Federal News Radio obtained exclusive details about the passback from multiple federal sources.

Federal chief information officer Vivek Kundra sent agency CIOs guidance as part of the 2012 budget request in December.

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