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Flagship election security bill gets a companion in the House

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 4 months ago

The Secure Elections Act would let states to replace outdated machines, among other forms of assistance from the federal government.

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

by Chris Bing • 6 months 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.

Lawmakers introduce bill to save top White House cyber job after Bolton eliminated it

by Sean Lyngaas • 7 months ago

House Democrats on Tuesday introduced legislation to codify a top cybersecurity position at the White House following National Security Adviser John Bolton’s decision to eliminate the role.

Here comes the next round of encryption legislation

by Chris Bing • 9 months ago

Senate Judiciary Committee staffers have started talking with technology companies on what would be in a bill that tackles the "going dark" problem.

Senators push bill banning Chinese tech firms Huawei and ZTE from being used in government

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 10 months ago

The legislation is a companion to a bill proposed in the House last month. It would prohibit the U.S. government from contracting with companies that use equipment or services from Huawei and ZTE.

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

by Chris Bing • 11 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.

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