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Postal Service left vulnerable IT applications unaddressed for years, inspector general finds
The "common, well-known vulnerabilities" could have been exploited by hackers using "publicly available methods,” the report found.
Your company should manage your cyber risk like any other risk
In this op-ed, Pharos Security founder Douglas Ferguson explains why cyber risk is like any other risk a business faces.
DHS to unveil National Risk Management Center
DHS plans to unveil a new interagency center to help critical infrastructure firms assess the risk that a ceaseless stream of cyberthreats pose to their networks.
Wyden asks federal agencies to ditch Adobe Flash
The senator wants agencies charged with issuing federal cybersecurity guidance to get Flash off of government systems before 2020.
Electric utilities use red-teaming, AI to prepare for advanced threats
The U.S. electric industry has responded to a steady stream of cyberthreats to the power grid with more rigorous red-teaming and by using artificial intelligence, utility executives said.
NIST wants to the federal government to pay more attention to the supply chain
A federal IT standards body has moved to add key supply-chain provisions to its risk management guidance at a time of growing U.S. government concern that Russian and Chinese companies pose a threat to national security.