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Shoddy US government review of Chinese telcos endangered national security, Senate panel finds

by Shannon Vavra • 5 months ago

The U.S. government’s process for reviewing cybersecurity risks of Chinese telecommunications companies operating in the U.S. has “endangered our national security,” a bipartisan Senate review found.

Voting-machine vendors have some serious questions to answer, senators say

by Joe Warminsky • 2 years ago

Senators, including Amy Klobuchar, say every machine made by election technology companies should reliably produce paper records.

Lawmakers want data on the number of times Senate computers have been hacked

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 years ago

Right now, lawmakers appear to be in the dark on the issue.

Wyden: Tech company has told multiple senators of foreign hacking attempts

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 years ago

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.

Sen. Rubio wants answers from Apple on privacy-violating app

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 years ago

The Florida Republican wrote to Apple demanding answers on why it reportedly took the tech giant weeks to address security issues in a popular app.

Research shows gap in House, Senate candidates' website security

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 years ago

Nearly 30 percent of House of Representatives candidates have significant security issues in their websites compared to less than 5 percent of Senate candidates, according to new research.

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