Tags Chris Krebs

Ex-government officials urge US to take action to avoid another SolarWinds-style hack

by Jeff Stone • 9 months ago

Top security leaders testified in front of the House Homeland Security Committee's first cyber-focused hearing of 2021, with the SolarWinds hack taking center stage.

SolarWinds hires Chris Krebs, Alex Stamos to boost security in wake of suspected Russian hack

by Sean Lyngaas • 10 months ago

Both men have experience responding to advanced Russian hacking activity.

Former CISA Director Chris Krebs sues Trump campaign, lawyer after death threats

by Sean Lyngaas • 11 months ago

The defamation suit comes amid an array of violent threats against election officials.

Former CISA deputy details ouster, condemns violent threat from Trump campaign

by Sean Lyngaas • 11 months ago

“He’s a small man with a small mind and a bad mustache,” Matt Travis said of Trump campaign lawyer Joe diGenova.

DHS’s cyber agency is led by career official Brandon Wales. For now.

by Sean Lyngaas • 11 months ago

CISA officials left in the wake of White House’s scorched-earth retaliation are still carrying out their work on election security.

Trump fires CISA chief Chris Krebs, who guarded the 2020 election from interference and domestic misinformation

by Sean Lyngaas • 11 months ago

As head of DHS’s Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency, Krebs has repeatedly debunked baseless claims from Trump and his allies of widespread electoral fraud while generally avoiding mentioning the president by name.