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DEF CON Voting Village takes on election conspiracies, disinformation

by AJ Vicens

In the era of the "Big Lie," the Voting Village has another — and possibly more challenging — mission to fight conspiracy theories.

Bob Kolasky, head of CISA's National Risk Management Center, leaving agency

by Tim Starks

Director Jen Easterly said Kolasky has been an "outstanding leader at CISA."

Election officials don't need to report cyber incidents to the feds. That could soon change.

by AJ Vicens

Lawmakers are debating different proposals at a sensitive time for U.S. election infrastructure.

A former top US election official urges sweeping security improvements, warning 'democracy is in trouble'

by Tim Starks

"The long-term consequences — the damages to our democracy and institutions — of 2020 are far from certain," the report reads.

Cybercrime is hitting communities of color at higher rates, study finds

by Tonya Riley

"Everyone else has a better chance at not being financially hit, everyone else has a better chance of skirting by kind of unscathed."

Key lawmakers to CISA: Let us send you more money, power

by Tim Starks

One never can be sure Congress will get its proposals across the finish line, but a pro-CISA sentiment abounds.

FCC proposes record $5 million robocall fine for voter suppression scam

by Tonya Riley

John Burkman and Jacob Wohl are also facing a number of felony charges.

Senate fails to confirm new CISA director before two-week break, drawing criticism

by Tonya Riley

The Senate could break for recess without confirming Jen Easterly as CISA director. The agency has lacked a permanent director since November.

Top tech critic Lina Khan named FTC chair

by Tonya Riley

The selection is a huge warning shot to big tech companies on privacy and anti-competitive behavior.

SolarWinds hackers are behind a widespread phishing campaign impersonating USAID, Microsoft says

by Sean Lyngaas

It's a sign that the hackers are experimenting with new tactics.

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