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Lame-duck versions of TikTok and WeChat are definitely a problem, security experts say

by Shannon Vavra • 1 day ago

The Trump administration's restrictions on Americans' abilities to update Chinese-owned TikTok and WeChat could degrade user security further, experts say.

CISA orders agencies to set up vulnerability disclosure programs

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 weeks ago

It’s the latest sign that federal officials are warming to white-hat hackers from various walks of life.

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

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 months 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 • 4 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 • 1 year 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 • 2 years ago

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

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