Zaid Shoorbajee

Zaid Shoorbajee

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Government

CMS portal breach exposes 75,000 individuals' records

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 10 hours ago

CMS says it's working to restore the breached portal and that the incident doesn't affect the operation of HealthCare.gov or open enrollment.

Government

The key to protecting the midterms is resilience for election systems, experts say

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 4 days ago

DHS's top cybersecurity official, Chris Krebs, says he's "a little nervous" about the midterms, but he and his peers argue that the country is more prepared to deal with the threat of interference.

Technology

GitHub rolls out new token scanning, security alert features

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 5 days ago

GitHub will automatically scan for access tokens in public code with its new beta. It's also launching an API for security advisories.

Technology

WhiteSource raises $35 million for open source flaw detection platform

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 6 days ago

WhiteSource says that as more organizations implement open source components, there's a growing need for automated open source bug monitoring services.

Government

Report: People are crowdfunding to buy voter data off hacker forums

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 1 week ago

While data is being illicitly sold, it was not necessarily illicitly obtained, as voter records are in many cases public records.

Government

Two bills seek transparency in ownership of election vendors

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 2 weeks ago

The bills' backers aren't too happy about July reports that a Russian oligarch purchased an election vendor operating in Maryland.

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