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Automatic HTTPS Enforcement for New Executive Branch .Gov Domains

By Marina Fox and Eric Mill · January 19, 2017

HTTPS is a necessary baseline for security on the modern web. Non-secure HTTP connections lack integrity protection, and can be used to attack citizens, foreign nationals, and government staff. HTTPS provides increased confidentiality, authenticity, and integrity that mitigate these attacks.

Modernizing Federal IT Part 8 - The Proof is in the Pudding, Disability Case Processing System 2 (DCPS2) goes Live

By Rob Klopp, CIO, Social Security Administration · January 09, 2017

This is the eighth in a series describing how the Social Security Administration is working towards a more modern IT infrastructure.

12 Days of Federal Government Holiday Apps

By CIO Council Operations · December 06, 2016

1. USPS Mobile by the United States Postal Service. This app is great for shipping holiday presents. You can schedule package pick up, track your shipments, and look up zip codes among other features.

Modernizing Federal IT Part 7 - What Does a Modern Application Look Like?

By Rob Klopp, CIO, Social Security Administration · November 22, 2016

This is the seventh in a series describing how the Social Security Administration is working towards a more modern IT infrastructure.