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Lawmakers call for cyber leadership as they introduce bill that would create White House post

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 weeks ago

The push for creating a “national cyber director” is gaining fresh traction, with support from Republicans.

DHS memo: 'Significant' security risks presented by online voting

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

The advisory is perhaps the federal government’s sternest official warning yet against online voting.

Congressional pressure builds for White House to share classified cyber authorizations

by Shannon Vavra • 12 months ago

The House voted in favor of ordering the Trump administration to release the classified memorandum that made it easier for the Pentagon to run offense cyber-operations against U.S. adversaries.

Shutdown erodes feds' ability to set cyber strategies, say lawmaker and ex-DHS officials

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

The shutdown has stalled some of DHS’s more anticipatory work, like vulnerability assessments of critical systems and election-security initiatives.

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

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year 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 supply chain and CDM bills pass the House

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 2 years ago

One bill would give DHS authority to block IT vendors deemed to pose a national security threat from contracting with it. The other would codify the agency's CDM program into law.

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