Federal CIOs ordered to update smart-card implementation plans

Thursday, 31 August 2006, 12:19 AM EST

Federal agencies have until Sept. 8 to provide an update on their readiness to comply with a presidential directive on issuing Personal Identity Verification (PIV) smart cards to all employees and contractors by the end of October.

The request for the update went out to federal CIOs in the form of a memo issued yesterday by the White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB).

At Computerworld.

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