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US issues emergency declaration following Colonial Pipeline ransomware incident, relaxing transport rules
The 'regional emergency declaration” is meant to alleviate any disruptions to supply following the incident at Colonial Pipeline.
DHS to hire 200 more cyber pros as Biden administration grapples with hacking threats
It's part of “the most significant hiring initiative” the department has ever undertaken, according to Alejandro Mayorkas.
UN cybercrime proposal could help autocrats stifle free speech, rights group says
Many cybercrime laws aren't really about cybercrime.
CISA used new subpoena power to contact US companies vulnerable to hacking
It’s an authority the agency has long sought as CISA officials struggled to communicate with some vendors .
Before SolarWinds, US officials say SVR began stealthily targeting cloud services in 2018
U.S. officials have now released multiple public advisories on alleged SVR hacking tools.
Biden administration unveils plan to defend electric sector from cyberattacks
The Department of Energy is buckling down with a 100-day plan.