Lawmaker calls on microchip makers for briefing after Spectre, Meltdown disclosures
Rep. Jerry McNerney has reached out to the CEOs of Intel, Arm Holdings, and Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD).
Senators introduce bill to counter bad cybersecurity practices in credit reporting industry
Two Democrats want to provide new regulatory powers for the Federal Trade Commission so that it can punish companies like Equifax and others in the credit reporting industry for poor cybersecurity practices.
Why Eugene Kaspersky keeps talking about 'Project Sauron'
Kaspersky Lab founder and CEO Eugene Kaspersky says he's figured out why the U.S. government hates his company.
Lawmakers introduce bill to shine spotlight on government hacking stockpile
A new bipartisan bill aims to add transparency to the Vulnerabilities Equities Process.
Friction by design: FBI, DHS disagree on when to tell victims they’ve been hacked
Competing interests exist between two of the predominant federal agencies tasked with stopping hackers from attacking the U.S., agency executives say. Today, this conflux of conflicting equites helps shape how and when the government will notify an American if they’ve been breached.
Security firms sometimes wreck FBI investigations. Here's how.
Publishing research about hackers can boost a cybersecurity firm's reputation but muddle the hard work of federal law enforcement agencies. The government said the trouble is only increasing.