Senate panel gives go-ahead to bill that would hit reset on DHS
The bill would reorganize NPPD into a dedicated cyber agency, among other cybersecurity-oriented moves.
DHS leaders push cybersecurity risk assessment program for critical infrastructure companies
The program comes as DHS has moved to rid networks of products that could be used for nation-state led surveillance.
Chris Krebs nominated as next NPPD head
The position is one that oversees a key department office in charge of various national cybersecurity efforts.
DHS steadily moving state-by-state on election security outreach
A DHS official says the department is on track to assess states' risk of cyberattack over the next few months.
Rep. Mike McCaul: It's taken too long to reauthorize NPPD
Rep. Michael McCaul, R-Texas, also painted a bleak picture when it comes to the cybersecurity threats the U.S. faces from foreign adversaries.
How Congress could handle cybersecurity-focused bills in 2018
CyberScoop polled a half dozen people who work on cybersecurity policy issues to come up with a verdict on each piece of possible legislation.