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Government website encryption needs help from DHS, Sen. Wyden says
Despite significant improvements to government website encryption, some metadata is still transmitted insecurely, the Oregon Democrat said.
Wyden: Tech company has told multiple senators of foreign hacking attempts
A major tech company has informed “a number of senators and Senate staff members” that hackers have targeted their personal email accounts, according to Sen. Ron Wyden.
Senators want answers on State Department's glaring cybersecurity gaps
The bipartisan group is particularly focused on the department's lack of multi-factor authentication.
T-Mobile breach exposes data on 2 million customers
Hackers have breached T-Mobile servers, exposing personal information on roughly 2 million customers, the mobile carrier has confirmed.
Senator asks DHS what it's learning from key email-security measure
Sen. Ron Wyden has asked the Department of Homeland Security how it is turning the implementation of an important email security protocol at federal civilian agencies into “actionable cyber intelligence” to guard against hackers.
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.