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

by Zaid Shoorbajee

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

Microsoft: Russians targeted conservative think tanks, U.S. Senate

by Sean Lyngaas

The tech giant last week executed a court order and shut down six internet domains set up by the Kremlin-linked hacking group known as Fancy Bear.

Trump chairs election-security meeting as Democrats call for strategy

by Sean Lyngaas

The administration says it is taking a "whole-of-government approach" to secure election systems in all 50 states, Washington, D.C., and territories.

Russian hackers targeted office of vulnerable Democrat

by Ryan Duffy

The same outfit of Russian hackers that launched cyberattacks against U.S. targets in the 2016 election also targeted Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Miss., a red-state Democrat who faces a tough reelection bid this year.

White House floats law to shore up agencies’ digital supply chain

by Ryan Duffy

The Trump administration is proposing a law to tighten up the security of computer systems that the federal government buys and uses.

Senate bill hopes to sort out supply-chain cybersecurity risks, prevent next Kaspersky drama

by Sean Lyngaas

A new bipartisan Senate bill tries to get to the bottom of supply chain risk by setting up a federal acquisition council to get national-security and civilian agencies on the same page.

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