Tags National Cyber Director

National cyber director declares 'too soon to say we're out of the woods,' as US enjoys dip in ransomware

by Tim Starks • 1 week ago

The U.S. still isn't well-equipped to answer the challenge ransomware poses, Chris Inglis said.

White House cyber summit with private sector nets impressive gains, but points to considerable work needed ahead

by Tim Starks • 3 weeks ago

"A couple folks have struggled with the idea that we're going to pat companies on the back for doing things they should already be doing," said one observer.

US makes progress on improving cyber but key issues remain, congressional committee finds

by Tonya Riley • 1 month ago

A national data privacy law won't happen soon, the report says.

Chris Inglis confirmed as first US national cyber director after Senate vote

by Tonya Riley • 3 months ago

The new role will play a key part in coordinating the government response to major hacks and other cybersecurity threats.

Biden budget seeks $750 million to respond to SolarWinds compromises, plus billions more for cyber

by Tim Starks • 4 months ago

The proposal includes $9.8 billion for federal civilian agency cybersecurity, which excludes even more cyber funding at the Defense Department.

Why the Biden administration needs a National Cyber Director more than ever

by Camille Stewart • 10 months ago

Coordination on cyber is best served by elevating leadership from a coordinator, codifying the role and responsibilities.