The Biden administration will prioritize cybersecurity in the distribution of $1 billion in technology modernization funds signed into law by Congress in March....The Washington Post From ACM TechNews | May 11, 2021
A study of digital mental health interventions for adolescents and young people found mixed results when it comes to their effectiveness.
Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health From ACM TechNews | May 11, 2021
There are concerns commercial data being generated by mobile phones and other digital services used by U.S. soldiers is available for purchase by the nation's adversaries...The Wall Street Journal From ACM TechNews | May 4, 2021
The U.S. Department of Justice launched the Ransomware and Digital Extortion Task Force to address the increase in ransomware attacks on critical U.S. organizations...The Hill From ACM TechNews | April 29, 2021
The EU Commission is expected to award a contract soon for a central system to verify "digital green passes" for those who have been vaccinated against COVID-19...Reuters From ACM TechNews | April 29, 2021
Federal regulators now require hospitals and insurers to disclose long-confidential pricing data, including rates that insurers pay for services.
The Wall Street Journal From ACM TechNews | April 27, 2021