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Wyden demands answers from telecom giants, NSA over SS7 vulnerabilities

by Chris Bing • 1 month ago

Oregon Senator Ron Wyden is demanding to know how America's largest telecommunications companies plan to stop hackers from exploiting vulnerabilities in an outdated mobile-data transfer framework that remains fundamental to how cellphones function.

Congress invites Eugene Kaspersky to address claims about his company's products

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 1 month ago

“We want the government, our users and the public to fully understand that having Russian roots does not make us guilty,” Eugene Kaspersky wrote in June.

Equifax CEO called to testify before Congress about breach

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 1 month ago

Equifax's chief executive was formally invited Wednesday to testify Oct. 3 before Congress by top members of the House Energy and Commerce Committee.

Capitol Hill comes for Equifax, demanding answers for massive breach

by Chris Bing • 1 month ago

Lawmakers are putting pressure on Equifax after hackers were able to breach the credit reporting behemoth and compromise millions of customer records.

Senator calls for review of energy infrastructure cybersecurity policy

by Ryan Johnston • 3 months ago

Democrat Maria Cantwell introduced two letters in a Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee requesting review of the nation's energy infrastructure cybersecurity.

Here are the cybersecurity amendments added to the House's defense bill

by Chris Bing • 3 months ago

House members attached several cybersecurity-focused amendments to the fiscal 2018 National Defense Authorization Act.

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