Government Matters (Full Story) – August 16, 2017


Defense Department pushes toward CAC replacement
Robert Bigman, founder of 2BSecure Cybersecurity Consultancy, discusses the Defense Department’s effort to phase out Common Access Cards and find a replacement.

Are arcane budget rules threatening government cybersecurity?
Joseph Marks, cybersecurity correspondent for NextGov, discusses the budget rules and processes that could be impacting the governments cybersecurity.

Civilian control of the U.S. military
Alice Hunt Friend, senior fellow in the International Security Program at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, discusses how personnel changes in the White House could impact the concept of “civilian control” of the military.