The Department of Defense recently adopted as final, with a number of significant changes, an interim rule implementing several provisions from the 2013 and 2015 National Defense Authorization Acts and the 2014 Intelligence Authorization Act.  The final rule, which took effect on October 21, 2016, addresses contractor reporting on network penetration (hacking) and provides guidance…

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GSA Alert: SAM to block users with IE7 and IE8 “Effective October 28, 2016, the System for Award Management (SAM) will no longer support Internet Explorer versions 7 & 8 (IE7 & IE8). Microsoft announced in January 2016 only the most current version of Internet Explorer (IE) will receive technical support and security updates.  We’ve communicated this…

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