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National Security Council cyber chief: Criminals are closing the gap with nation-state hackers

by Shannon Vavra • 8 months ago

“They’re not five years behind nation-states anymore, because the tools have become more ubiquitous,” Grant Schneider says.

PPD-20 successor has yielded ‘operational success,’ Federal CISO says

by Sean Lyngaas • 8 months ago

The new structure “gives more authority to the people who need to actually make those decisions," Grant Schneider said.

Trump chairs election-security meeting as Democrats call for strategy

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

The administration says it is taking a "whole-of-government approach" to secure election systems in all 50 states, Washington, D.C., and territories.

White House makes Grant Schneider the top cybersecurity official in government

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

Veteran government IT official Grant Schneider will serve as federal chief information security officer, an influential policy role, OMB announced Thursday.

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

by Ryan Duffy • 2 years 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 • 2 years ago

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

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