Strengthening federal software supply chains through the power of automation

This article originally appeared on SteelCloud’s official blog, HERE. When you mix all the Executive Orders, NIST standards, SBOMs, CUI, and critical software together, your organization will have a more secure supply chain. But it’s all just a mishmash of…

SteelCloud’s Brian Hajost on how federal agencies can effectively secure their software supply chains

As federal government agencies and the military continue to build upon the modernization efforts they’ve made across their workflows and services, it is critical that they carefully consider the cyber risks that each newly acquired application and piece of software…

How federal agencies are automating cyber compliance problem solving with their CBOM

Just as federal agencies need a software bill of materials (SBOM) in order to have a detailed breakdown of their supply chain relationships of open-source and commercial software components, government organizations also need to apply those same principles to their…

Why a CBOM is the cyber compliance solution every government agency needs

This article originally appeared on SteelCloud’s official blog, HERE. A software bill of materials (SBOM) is something everyone in the cybersecurity field knows and understands. It was even mandated by President Biden in his Executive Order on Improving Our Nation’s…

The current state of government AppSec and the threats agency developers face

For IT professionals who develop the technologies, applications, and services that federal, state, and local government agencies employ, there is one specific challenge that they always find themselves brushing up against. When government agencies request new applications and expect them…