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House Armed Services chair calls national security software, systems 'too vulnerable'

by Suzanne Smalley • 2 weeks ago

Rep. Adam Smith said the U.S. needs to invest in modernizing national security software and systems, which he said are vulnerable to cyberattacks.

Congressional cyber heavyweights Langevin, Katko won't seek reelection

by Tim Starks • 5 months ago

Reps. Jim Langevin and John Katko aren't just experts, they also have a track record of bipartisanship.

House's defense bill looks to protect Pentagon's tech supply chain

by Shannon Vavra • 3 years ago

Chairman Adam Smith’s mark of the National Defense Authorization Act seeks to prevent the DOD from acquiring foreign telecommunications and video surveillance equipment from companies that could pose security risks.

Proposed bill would make DOD tell Congress when 'special cyber operations' are taking place

by Chris Bing • 5 years ago

A bipartisan group of lawmakers from the House Armed Services Committee wants to codify a process that is currently done only as a courtesy.

NSA's Rogers asks for big budget bump to separate U.S. Cyber Command

by Shaun Waterman • 5 years ago

The nation's top cyberwarrior bluntly told a House panel Tuesday that it would take a 16 percent increase in U.S. Cyber Command's budget to separate it from the NSA and become a full-fledged combatant command, as lawmakers want.

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