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Congress pummels Colonial Pipeline CEO over government coordination after disruptive ransomware incident

by Tim Starks • 2 weeks ago

The company's response put on display broader Hill concerns about the private sector's ransomware safeguards.

SolarWinds CEO talks hack, remaining questions before Capitol Hill hearings

by Tim Starks • 4 months ago

SolarWinds' Sudhakar Ramakrishna said his company is still investigating the scope of the attack.

Ex-government officials urge US to take action to avoid another SolarWinds-style hack

by Jeff Stone • 4 months ago

Top security leaders testified in front of the House Homeland Security Committee's first cyber-focused hearing of 2021, with the SolarWinds hack taking center stage.

Federal election agency adopts updated voting security standards. Not everyone is happy.

by Tim Starks, Sean Lyngaas • 4 months ago

Even as most considered the Voluntary Voting System Guidelines (VVSG) 2.0 an upgrade, there were complaints about its provisions on wireless connectivity.

Lawmakers offer Illinois election work as blueprint to secure 2020

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 years ago

Building on progress made in Illinois and elsewhere requires more federal money, experts say.

Democrats ask Trump administration to publish 2018 election security report

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 years ago

2018 midterm security efforts have been hailed as a success, but some lawmakers are calling for a public report on that work in the interest of transparency.

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