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Mariam Baksh

Mariam Baksh
Mariam Baksh reports on the development of federal cybersecurity policy for Nextgov. She started covering technology governance in 2014, during the heat of the Net Neutrality debate, and focused her graduate studies at American University on investigative journalism.
Employee Policy

CISA plans to hire Chief People Officer to boost cyber workforce

Agency advisors are set to vote on a host of draft recommendations which include reviewing the security clearance process for inefficiency.

DHS official will chair new cyber safety review board

Cyber professionals say the board needs real power—subpoena power—to be effective.