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Chris DeRusha, who protected Biden campaign from hackers, says he is the Federal CISO

by Sean Lyngaas • 9 months ago

DeRusha is returning to familiar territory, having served as a White House cybersecurity adviser when Biden was vice president.

CISA orders agencies to set up vulnerability disclosure programs

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

It’s the latest sign that federal officials are warming to white-hat hackers from various walks of life.

The case for a National Cyber Director

by Michael Daniel • 1 year ago

A former Obama administration official says creating an National Cyber Director won't smake the federal government a well-oiled cybersecurity machine, but it will put a crucial piece in place.

As threats increase, audit finds federal agencies struggle to implement cyber plans

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 years ago

“Until agencies more effectively implement the government’s approach and strategy, federal systems will remain at risk,” GAO warned.

White House makes Grant Schneider the top cybersecurity official in government

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 years ago

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

White House releases 2016 agency cyberattack stats, claiming progress

by Shaun Waterman • 5 years ago

The reporting rules have changed, so the numbers of incidents aren't directly comparable with last year, but officials say the picture shows progress.