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Bill would call on White House to develop its own list of APT groups

by Chris Bing • 3 weeks ago

A bill that passed the House Foreign Affairs committee Tuesday calls on the White House to develop a publicly available list of APT groups identified by the U.S. government.

Congress wants to prevent states from weakening encryption

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 month ago

A bipartisan group of House lawmakers has reintroduced legislation that would preempt any attempts by states to weaken encryption.

U.S. moves to develop grand cybersecurity partnership with Ukraine, a favorite target for Russian hackers

by Chris Bing • 5 months ago

During a week where multiple senior Ukrainian government officials came to visit Washington, a bill designed to foster further collaboration on cybersecurity efforts between the U.S. and Ukrainian governments passed the House of Representatives late Wednesday night.

Cyber diplomacy office at State Department would return under House-passed bill

by Chris Bing • 6 months ago

Congress took the first step in reestablishing a State Department office that was dedicated to developing global norms for digital espionage and more.

How the Democrats plan to stop hackers from breaching 2018 campaigns

by Chris Bing • 10 months ago

Fresh off the wounds of the 2016 campaign, Democratic political reorganizations are compelling political campaigns to improve their cybersecurity.

Here are the cybersecurity amendments added to the House's defense bill

by Chris Bing • 1 year ago

House members attached several cybersecurity-focused amendments to the fiscal 2018 National Defense Authorization Act.

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