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Biden issues memo to push critical infrastructure cybersecurity upgrades

by Tonya Riley • 1 week ago

"Our current posture is woefully insufficient given the threat we see today," a senior administration official told reporters.

Chinese government-backed hackers infiltrated US pipeline companies, FBI says

by Tonya Riley • 2 weeks ago

The campaign compromised at least 13 companies.

A plan to label companies vulnerable to hacking is set to spark debate on Capitol Hill

by Tim Starks • 1 month ago

The idea involves a mix of government goodies in exchange for vital infrastructure owners meeting cybersecurity standards.

Senate bill proposes requiring cyber incident notification to feds within 24 hours

by Tim Starks • 2 months ago

The law would apply to federal contractors, critical infrastructure owners and cyber incident response firms.

Irish officials analyze decryption tool as long recovery process from ransomware continues

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 months ago

FireEye is involved in the incident response, a spokesperson said.

Colonial Pipeline CEO to face questions from Congress on $4.4 million ransom payment

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 months ago

The breach of Colonial Pipeline’s IT systems has thrust the issue of ransomware payments into the national limelight.