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Bolton reshuffle continues: Trump selects Coast Guard official as new homeland security adviser

by Ryan Duffy • 3 weeks ago

The Trump administration has picked Coast Guard Rear Adm. Doug Fears as its new homeland security adviser. Fears has over 30 years of experience in the Coast Guard and at the National Security Council.

Senators urge John Bolton to reinstate NSC cyber position

by Ryan Duffy • 3 weeks ago

Senators expressed concern that eliminating the role “will lead to a lack of unified focus against cyber threats.”

National Security Council delays publication of cyber strategy over inclusion of 'offensive' measures

by Chris Bing • 1 month ago

The strategy's visible outline was supposed to be released last Friday, but was held up after an NSC member requested it be postponed.

Possible Kaspersky sanctions meet resistance inside U.S. government

by Chris Bing • 1 month ago

Officials are worried that sanctions could set a dangerous precedent for global behavior on the internet.

A cybersecurity power struggle is brewing at the National Security Council

by Chris Bing • 2 months ago

The arrival of national security adviser John Bolton has prompted an attempted power grab by a junior member of the National Security Council, four current officials with knowledge of the matter told CyberScoop.

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

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 2 months ago

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

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