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Air Force unveils information warfare outfit amid U.S. effort to go on offense in cyberspace

by Shannon Vavra • 10 months ago

It's a big shift for the service, which traditionally has prioritized defense.

NSA-approved cybersecurity law and policy course now available online

by Shannon Vavra • 11 months ago

The course, which can be accessed through Penn State University, touches on international and domestic cybersecurity law, cyber risk and other technical details.

DNC pushes employees, campaigns to embrace email security habits ahead of midterms

by Chris Bing • 2 years ago

Chief Technology Officer Raffi Krikorian and his team have been using a phishing simulation platform named Wombat to challenge their colleagues to spot fake malicious emails.

Senate to review fusion center plan to deter Russian cyberattacks

by Chris Bing • 2 years 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.

National labs will probe election tech for vulnerabilities under planned DHS program

by Chris Bing • 2 years ago

The government is currently planning a cybersecurity program that would allow federally funded national scientific laboratories to privately probe and then document security flaws existing in U.S. election technology, most of which is developed and sold by private companies, according to a senior U.S. official.

Alphabet's Jigsaw offers political campaigns free DDoS protection

by Chris Bing • 2 years ago

Dubbed "Project Shield," Jigsaw's defensive software is designed to flag, filter and contain loads of malicious traffic.

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