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Lawmakers call for FTC investigation of data brokers enabled by online ad industry

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 months ago

“[T]here is no effective way to control these tools absent intervention by regulators and Congress,” the lawmakers said of data brokers.

Senators want Cyber Command and CISA to do more to deter coronavirus-focused hackers

by Shannon Vavra • 8 months ago

The senators warn the resilience of the healthcare sector is a matter of life-or-death right now.

Two lawmakers want to give consumers a way to know if their IoT devices are secure

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 3 years ago

A new bill introduced on Friday aims to create a voluntary cybersecurity certification program to "independently identify, verify, and label compliant Internet-of-Things devices with strong cybersecurity standards."

U.S. debates how to protect cars from hackers

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 4 years ago

The U.S. government’s latest efforts to protect internet-connected cars and their passengers from hackers is being criticized by two senators who say the new voluntary guidelines don’t go nearly far enough.

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