Tags National Protection and Programs Directorate

Senate panel gives go-ahead to bill that would hit reset on DHS

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 2 weeks ago

The bill would reorganize NPPD into a dedicated cyber agency, among other cybersecurity-oriented moves.

Rep. Mike McCaul: It's taken too long to reauthorize NPPD

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 1 month ago

Rep. Michael McCaul, R-Texas, also painted a bleak picture when it comes to the cybersecurity threats the U.S. faces from foreign adversaries.

DHS: We won cyber turf wars under Obama

by Shaun Waterman • 1 year ago

The Einstein system became a symbol in some ways of the Department of Homeland Security's struggle to assert its authority over the security of federal networks — a fight DHS has won, says Deputy Undersecretary Phyllis Schneck.

DHS nominee Kelly mixes message on department's cyber role

by Shaun Waterman • 1 year ago

Should DHS consolidate its cyber role or give it up to the military? Homeland Security Secretary Nominee retired Gen. John Kelly didn't seem too sure.

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