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DHS official briefs senators on state ransomware threats in classified meeting

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

Wednesday’s briefing reportedly cited an August ransomware incident that affected 23 local governments across Texas.

Citing security concerns, senators call on White House to appoint coordinator for 5G issues

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

The senators are worried that the vast federal bureaucracy is dealing with 5G issues in a fragmented manner.

Sen. Warner says hacking, disinformation are the future of war, and urges the U.S. to keep up

by Shannon Vavra • 4 months ago

Sen. Mark Warner says the world has entered a new phase of nation-state conflict in which cyberwarfare and information warfare are the primary means through which countries assert their power on the world stage.

'This isn't IAD 2.0': NSA's new Cybersecurity Directorate plots its mission

by Shannon Vavra • 6 months ago

The National Security Agency has started to lay the groundwork and select the leadership for a reorganization of its cybersecurity activities.

Voting-machine vendors have some serious questions to answer, senators say

by Joe Warminsky • 10 months ago

Senators, including Amy Klobuchar, say every machine made by election technology companies should reliably produce paper records.

Security ills of health care sector draw senator's attention

by Jeff Stone • 11 months ago

Hackers have haunted the industry for years, leveraging medical devices to steal valuable personal information or launch highly publicized ransomware attacks.

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