Tags Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA)

US agencies circulate warning about 'aggressive' Chinese hacking effort to steal secrets from a range of targets

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 weeks ago

Despite all the attention on ransomware gangs based in Russia, Chinese state-backed hacking remains a formidable threat to U.S. interests.

CISA orders agencies to disable Microsoft Print Spooler in response to 'PrintNightmare' flaw

by Tim Starks • 2 weeks ago

The bug has given Microsoft fits for weeks, and now CISA is requiring federal agencies to take action.

Senate confirms former White House, NSA official Jen Easterly as CISA director after delay

by Tim Starks • 2 weeks ago

Chris Inglis was also sworn-in as the National Cyber Director.

Critical 'PrintNightmare' bug in Microsoft's Windows tech is still causing headaches

by Tim Starks • 3 weeks ago

The PrintNightmare bug could allow hackers to take over computers remotely.

US, UK accuse Russian military hackers of battering-ram password attacks against hundreds of targets

by Tim Starks • 4 weeks ago

The targets of Fancy Bear's brute force attacks include both government agencies and the private sector, the advisory alleges.

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

by Tim Starks • 1 month ago

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