Tags National Security Agency (NSA)

HHS saw increase in network scanning in midst of COVID-19 outreach

by Greg Otto • 3 weeks ago

HHS saw an uptick in scanning, and U.S. officials are investigating.

Russian interference in 2016 election prompted better information sharing, top DHS cyber official says

by Shannon Vavra • 1 month ago

Two top government cybersecurity officials said Monday that information sharing and collaboration on cybersecurity issues has drastically improved in recent years.

Hackable firmware lurks inside Dell, HP and Lenovo computers amid supply chain security efforts

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 month ago

"Unsigned" firmware continues to haunt the hardware industry.

Reality Winner seeks clemency for leaking NSA report on Russian hacking attempts

by Shannon Vavra • 2 months ago

Winner was sentenced in 2018 after she allegedly mailed classified information from the NSA.

The National Security Agency's general counsel is leaving his position

by Shannon Vavra • 2 months ago

He's headed to a think tank after five years in the spy agency.

The NSA discovered a severe flaw in Microsoft Windows 10

by Shannon Vavra • 3 months ago

It's the first time the NSA is taking credit publicly for discovering a Microsoft vulnerability.

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