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Lawmakers offer Illinois election work as blueprint to secure 2020

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months 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 • 10 months 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.

Rep. Langevin: We need a DHS briefing to understand extent of DNS hijacking threat

by Sean Lyngaas • 11 months ago

“We need to understand the scope of this action and how many agencies were actually affected,” Rep. Jim Langevin, D-R.I., told CyberScoop.

DHS security unit makes another big hire from elsewhere in government

by Chris Bing • 2 years ago

The National Protection and Programs Directorate has hired Daniel Kroese, the chief of staff for Republican Rep. John Ratcliffe, as a senior adviser.

Rep. Mike McCaul: It's taken too long to reauthorize NPPD

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 2 years ago

Rep. Michael McCaul, R-Texas, also painted a bleak picture when it comes to the cybersecurity threats the U.S. faces from foreign adversaries.

Experts say government's information sharing program is all take and no give

by Shaun Waterman • 2 years ago

Cyberthreat information sharing among private sector companies and with the federal government suffers from a tragedy of the commons, lawmakers were told Wednesday — everyone wants to receive, but few are prepared to make the effort to give back.

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