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Senate to review fusion center plan to deter Russian cyberattacks

by Chris Bing • 3 months ago

Members of the Senate Intelligence Committee said they would consider plans offered by a Obama administration official to fight back against Russian aggression in cyberspace.

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

by Ryan Duffy • 4 months 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.

Lawmakers introduce bill to save top White House cyber job after Bolton eliminated it

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 months ago

House Democrats on Tuesday introduced legislation to codify a top cybersecurity position at the White House following National Security Adviser John Bolton’s decision to eliminate the role.

Bolton eliminates White House cybersecurity coordinator position

by Chris Bing • 4 months ago

The National Security Council officially decided to eliminate the White House Cybersecurity Coordinator role, a current U.S. official told CyberScoop.

Trump administration may throw out the approval process for cyberwarfare

by Chris Bing • 5 months ago

The White House is looking to rescind PPD-20, a memorandum that helps guide the use of government-backed hacking operations.

A cybersecurity power struggle is brewing at the National Security Council

by Chris Bing • 5 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.