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Tim Maurer takes front office DHS cybersecurity job advising Mayorkas
Tim Maurer has focused on cybersecurity in the international and financial services spheres.
Senate confirms cybersecurity-focused Alejandro Mayorkas as DHS secretary
“The cybersecurity of our nation [will be] one of my highest priorities,” Mayorkas said in his confirmation hearing.
White House plans to select Rob Silvers, a Mayorkas ally, to lead DHS's cyber outfit
It's the role formerly held by Chris Krebs, whom Donald Trump fired via tweet.
Biden's Cabinet picks face cyber questions from Congress as SolarWinds looms large
A day before his inauguration, Biden's picks for top Cabinet posts faced cyber questions in their confirmation hearings.
Biden’s DHS pick was a ‘quick study’ of cybersecurity issues as the department’s deputy
"He recognizes he’s not a cyber expert, but he goes to those who help him make informed decisions," said Greg Touhill, a former senior DHS official.