Tags Department of Homeland Security (DHS)

Congressional inquiry reveals secret Customs and Border Protection database of U.S. phone records

by Tonya Riley

CBP is conducting warrantless phone searches of up to 10,000 Americans annually and storing details in a government database.

House leaders demand law enforcement agencies provide details on use of private data

by Tonya Riley

Public records and reporting has revealed that federal agencies have spent millions of dollars on contracts with massive data brokers.

Ex-CISA chief Krebs advocates for standalone cyber agency. Experts say that's impractical.

by Suzanne Smalley

Former cybersecurity officials said CISA would be less effective if it lost the clout that it gets from being housed inside DHS.

China could be reviewing security bugs before tech companies issue patches, DHS official says

by Suzanne Smalley

This could give Beijing the upper hand when carrying out cyberattacks against the U.S. or its other digital adversaries.

CISA, Ukrainian cyber agency deepen partnership to combat Russian threat

by Suzanne Smalley

Ukrainian and American cyber officials met this week at the State Department, FBI and CISA to strengthen cybersecurity collaboration.

DHS plans to overhaul disinformation efforts to 'increase trust with the public'

by Suzanne Smalley

Disinformation scholars worry that a formal government apparatus to label and quash disinformation could be manipulated by partisan politics.