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Matthew Beinart | June 2 2020 10:01 pm

Bipartisan Cyber Commission’s New Recommendations Include IoT Security Law, Grant Programs

The bipartisan Cyberspace Solarium Commission has released new recommendations for digital security improvements based on flaws highlighted ...
Cal Biesecker | June 2 2020 9:43 pm

CISA Sees Increased Demand For Services From State And Locals During Pandemic

State and local governments have sought more cyber security services from the Department of Homeland Security's cyber agency in the ...
Cal Biesecker | June 1 2020 7:29 pm

Northrop Grumman, Synopsys Teams Selected By DARPA To Boost Semiconductor Security

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) last week said it selected two research teams, one led by Northrop Grumman [NOC] and ...
Cal Biesecker | May 28 2020 8:01 pm

Trump Administration Seeks Comments On 5G Security Implementation Plan

A presidential advisory board on Thursday began seeking public comments for a plan to implement the new national strategy for securing the ...
Cal Biesecker | May 22 2020 9:44 pm

House Members Ask Congressional Leadership To Boost Support For State And Local IT

A bipartisan contingent of House members last week sent a letter to congressional leaders requesting their support for funding in future ...
Cal Biesecker | May 20 2020 8:33 pm

NIST Initiates Building Block Effort With Private Sector On 5G Cyber Security

An arm of the Department of Commerce on Wednesday began an outreach effort to industry aimed at building cyber security into the emerging ...
Cal Biesecker | May 13 2020 9:10 pm

Johnson Backs Need For National Cyber Director But Wants Details

The chairman of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee on Wednesday threw his support behind a key recommendation ...
Cal Biesecker | April 27 2020 8:52 pm

OMB Formally Designates CISA As Fed Lead For Shared Cyber Security Solutions

The White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB) on Monday designated a Department of Homeland Security agency as the lead for ...
Cal Biesecker | April 23 2020 6:06 pm

Reports Finds Mismatch Between Federal Beliefs On Data Security And Reality

Most federal government respondents to a recent data threat survey believe their data is secure but the same survey participants report ...
Cal Biesecker | April 15 2020 8:36 pm

U.S. Issues Alert On North Korean Cyber Security Threat

The U.S. government on Wednesday issued an advisory highlighting the ongoing cyber security threat posed by North Korea to the U.S. and ...
Cal Biesecker | April 8 2020 8:13 pm

Cyber Hackers And Criminals Exploiting Pandemic, U.S., U.K. Agencies Warn

Advanced persistent threat groups and cyber criminals are increasingly exploiting the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, targeting individuals and ...
Cal Biesecker | April 7 2020 4:55 pm

Aegis Technologies Acquires Excivity, Boosting Cyber And Intel Capabilities And Customers

The advanced engineering solutions company Aegis Technologies has acquired Excivity, giving it new technology capabilities and adding key ...
Travis Smith | March 12 2020 3:12 pm

ICS ATT&CK: Designed to Help Protect from Cyber Attacks

Earlier this year, MITRE–a not-for-profit organization that works in the public interest across federal, state, and local governments, as ...
Cal Biesecker | February 26 2020 10:03 pm

Raytheon, IronNet Team On Cyber Security For Critical Infrastructure

Raytheon [RTN] on Wednesday said it is partnering with the cyber security firm IronNet to develop solutions to protect operational and ...
Cal Biesecker | February 25 2020 9:54 pm

Proposed Cut To CISA's Cyber Budget Due In Part To 2021 Being Election Off-Year, Wolf Says

A proposed $250 million reduction for cyber security efforts in the fiscal year 2021 budget request for the Cybersecurity and ...
Cal Biesecker | February 18 2020 10:19 pm

CISA Publishes Strategic Plan To Bolster 2020 Election Security

Ahead of the presidential and congressional elections this November, the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) this month ...
Cal Biesecker | February 10 2020 10:11 pm

Trump Administration Trims CISA's Cyber Security Request

The Trump administration on Monday delivered a budget proposal to Congress that includes $1.1 billion in fiscal year 2021 in cyber security ...
Cal Biesecker | February 6 2020 10:08 pm

CISA Has Expanded Election Security Efforts But National Strategy For 2020 Lacking, GAO Warns

The Department of Homeland Security in less than two years has significantly increased its outreach to state and local jurisdictions to ...

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