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Congress set to establish White House national cyber director, enact other Solarium Commission recommendations
Congress is also set to hand CISA administrative subpoena powers and direct the executive branch to conduct "continuity of the economy" planning.
Biden’s DHS pick was a ‘quick study’ of cybersecurity issues as the department’s deputy
"He recognizes he’s not a cyber expert, but he goes to those who help him make informed decisions," said Greg Touhill, a former senior DHS official.
DHS’s cyber agency is led by career official Brandon Wales. For now.
CISA officials left in the wake of White House’s scorched-earth retaliation are still carrying out their work on election security.
Senior DHS cybersecurity official Bryan Ware to step down
Ware said he's looking to start a technology company.
Biden transition efforts on cybersecurity uncertain as Trump administration throws up obstacles
Four former DHS chiefs say Trump is jeopardizing national security.
Health sector mobilizes defenses following Ryuk ransomware warning
Threat briefings are being held for hospital executives, federal officials are appealing for more data and hospitals are hardening their computer networks.