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D.C. Metro system beefs up supply-chain cybersecurity provisions for new railcars
U.S. senators have raised security concerns about a new Metro railcar project. The NIST cybersecurity framework will be part of the process now, the transit authority says.
Senators worry that new D.C. Metro railcars could carry cyber risk
The lawmakers exhorted the subway system's leadership to “take the necessary steps to mitigate growing cyber risks" to new railcars that could be produced by a Chinese company.
Two bills seek transparency in ownership of election vendors
The bills' backers aren't too happy about July reports that a Russian oligarch purchased an election vendor operating in Maryland.
Senators want Commerce to help U.S. firms ditch ZTE
A bipartisan trio of senators have asked the Commerce Department to clarify that U.S. companies are welcome to remove products from their networks made by ZTE.
ZTE ban, tucked inside the NDAA, passes the Senate
The House of Representatives' version, which omits the ZTE ban, has to be reconciled with the Senate bill.
Potential Trump deal to ease sanctions on China's ZTE riles Congress
New legislation and harsh words have met reports of a Trump-Xi deal that would lift penalties against ZTE.