DHS vulnerability scanning program offline after Virginia office loses power
A number of high-priority DHS programs focused on cybersecurity are operating at backup locations or have been knocked completely offline, multiple sources tell CyberScoop.
DHS's John Felker on how to be effective with security tools
The director of the NCCIC talks about the need to understand your full threat landscape.
Lawmakers advance bill to codify DHS cyber center for industrial plants
The House Homeland Security Committee on Wednesday advanced legislation that would codify a Department of Homeland Security cybersecurity center as the lead agency for handling threats to the industrial control systems that underpin the energy sector.
DHS cyber incident response teams closer to becoming permanently codified
The House approved a bill Monday that would make DHS's cyber incident response teams a permanent fixture within the agency.
Russian Embassy spokesperson confronts FBI, DHS officials in public event
The Russian official asked a panel featuring officials from the FBI and DHS why the U.S. hasn't agreed to start a dialogue on cyber issues.
Trisis has the security world spooked, stumped and searching for answers
What researchers found has been described to CyberScoop as a tool so dangerous that its mere existence significantly intensifies the global digital arms race.