Tags Alejandro Mayorkas

Seven years later, DHS set to roll out dramatic changes to system for hiring cyber pros

by Tim Starks • 6 days ago

It will change how DHS cyber personnel are paid, how they're evaluated after applying and how they're assessed for raises.

US to increase scrutiny on cryptocurrency, federal contractors in effort to slow hacking

by Tim Starks • 3 weeks ago

DHS Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas and Deputy Attorney General Lisa Monaco spelled out the plans at separate events.

Biden administration officials push Congress to shape breach reporting mandates

by Tim Starks • 1 month ago

It's part of an ongoing dance in the legislative and executive branches between demanding and requesting private sector action.

Apple, JPMorgan Chase bosses among industry heads set to gather at White House for cyber 'call to action'

by Tim Starks • 2 months ago

The administration expects to make "concrete announcements" about tackling root causes of cyberattacks, a senior official said.

DHS boss Mayorkas encourages hackers to join government during Black Hat speech

by Tonya Riley • 3 months ago

A new DHS plan will redefine pay rates to better compete with the current job market.

TSA pushes more cybersecurity mandates on critical pipeline owners, emphasizing ransomware

by Tim Starks • 3 months ago

It's the second set of requirements TSA has issued since the momentous Colonial Pipeline ransomware attack.