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Uber hires former NSA counsel Matt Olsen as top security executive

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 3 days ago

The former co-founder off IronNet Cybersecurity and former general counsel of the National Security Agency will be the ridesharing company's chief trust and security officer.

Wyden asks federal agencies to ditch Adobe Flash

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 weeks ago

The senator wants agencies charged with issuing federal cybersecurity guidance to get Flash off of government systems before 2020.

NSA chief confirms he set up task force to counter Russian hackers

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 weeks ago

Gen. Paul Nakasone confirmed that he has set up a task force to counter Russian cyberthreats to the United States.

Former NSA contractor Reality Winner accepts guilty plea for leaking classified report

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 2 months ago

For one count of espionage, Winner faces 63 months in prison and three years of supervised release.

The NSA now officially has a new chief

by Chris Bing • 4 months ago

Gen. Paul Nakasone, an experienced military leader with a unique background in cyber-operations and intelligence gathering, will be the next person to take on the "dual hat" role atop the National Security Agency and U.S. Cyber Command.

Cybersecurity adviser Rob Joyce to leave White House, return to NSA

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 4 months ago

The departures of Joyce and Bossert leave big gaps in the Trump administration's cybersecurity expertise.

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