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DHS's top cyber office is about to get a name that reflects its mission

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 2 weeks ago

The CISA act would rebrand NPPD, giving it a more cyber-relevant name and cementing the office into law.

Senator asks DHS what it's learning from key email-security measure

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 months ago

Sen. Ron Wyden has asked the Department of Homeland Security how it is turning the implementation of an important email security protocol at federal civilian agencies into “actionable cyber intelligence” to guard against hackers.

DHS vulnerability scanning program offline after Virginia office loses power

by Greg Otto • 3 months ago

A number of high-priority DHS programs focused on cybersecurity are operating at backup locations or have been knocked completely offline, multiple sources tell CyberScoop.

Two Democratic campaigns hit with DDoS attacks in recent months

by Chris Bing • 3 months ago

Hackers launched targeted distributed-denial-of-service attacks (DDoS) against at least two different municipal-level democratic political campaigns involved in recent primary races.

Krebs: Companies need ‘military-grade’ investments to defend against foreign government hackers

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 months ago

U.S. companies may need government support to cope with advanced nation-state hackers, according to the Department of Homeland Security's Christopher Krebs.

DHS official Chris Krebs on guarding your 'crown jewels'

by CyberScoop Staff • 4 months ago

NPPD lead Chris Krebs talks about evolving cybersecurity strategies and how to manage threats as they grow in size and scope.

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