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Feds likely to fall short of deadline for strengthening encryption, multifactor authentication

by Tim Starks • 3 weeks ago

The May executive order was drafted as a result of the SolarWinds cyber-espionage campaign.

Federal CISO Chris DeRusha appointed deputy national cyber director, will serve both roles

by Tim Starks • 4 weeks ago

National Cyber Director Chris Inglis hopes the "dual-hat" post will improve federal coordination.

OMB orders federal agencies to let CISA access defenses of devices, servers

by Tim Starks • 2 months ago

It's an area of weakness that the SolarWinds hackers exploited, officials have said.

Federal CISO forecasts one of toughest tasks in sweeping Biden cyber executive order

by Tim Starks • 5 months ago

Chris DeRusha said cybersecurity event logging is important, but will take years to get right.

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.

OMB slams agencies on cyber risk, calls for 'bold' new approaches

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 years ago

Nearly three quarters of 96 agencies reviewed by federal officials have cybersecurity programs that are either “at risk” or at “high risk."