Tags Department of Homeland Security (DHS)

DHS intel official alleges he was ordered to halt Russia reporting because it made Trump 'look bad'

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 weeks ago

The whistleblower complaint comes amid an ongoing dispute over election-security intelligence between Capitol Hill and the Trump administration.

As Trump rails against mail-in voting, DHS warns Russia is doing the same

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 weeks ago

Moscow’s reported denigration of the vote-by-mail process mirrors the criticisms leveled by President Donald Trump.

US government exposes North Korean government ATM cashout hacking campaign

by Shannon Vavra • 4 weeks ago

Under the crush of harsh international sanctions, North Korean hackers are still looking for a way to make a buck in 2020.

John Felker, former head of DHS’s cyberthreat center, to retire from the department in September

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 weeks ago

Felker headed DHS's 24/7 cyberthreat watch floor and information-sharing center from 2015 to 2019.

Feds warn election officials of potentially malicious ‘typosquatting’ websites

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 month ago

It's part of a heightened defensive tempo that officials are on in an election year.

CISA infrastructure security official Brian Harrell steps down

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 month ago

Since joining DHS in December 2018, Harrell has helped organize cybersecurity drills for critical infrastructure companies.

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