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GAO criticizes rollout of two key Trump administration cyber initiatives
In the face of persistent cyberthreats, the White House effort to fix important U.S. security weaknesses risks coming up short, GAO says.
Lawmakers ask DHS to take action on pipeline cybersecurity
Operators of the nation’s 2.7 million miles of pipelines have grappled with cybersecurity risk as their infrastructure becomes more digitized.
As threats increase, audit finds federal agencies struggle to implement cyber plans
“Until agencies more effectively implement the government’s approach and strategy, federal systems will remain at risk,” GAO warned.
GAO report shows how easy it is to hack DOD weapon systems
In cybersecurity probes of Pentagon weapon systems in recent years, pen-testers were able to wrest control of systems with relative ease, according to GAO.
GAO dings DHS for failing to share info on cybersecurity workforce efforts
DHS did not complete efforts to identify and assign codes to all its cybersecurity positions, according to GAO.
GAO: Pentagon hasn't met conditions for separating NSA and Cyber Command
The Pentagon has not finally decided whether to separate the leadership of the NNSA and U.S. Cyber Command, and has not begun to meet the congressionally mandated conditions for doing so.