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U.S. moves to develop grand cybersecurity partnership with Ukraine, a favorite target for Russian hackers

by Chris Bing • 1 month ago

During a week where multiple senior Ukrainian government officials came to visit Washington, a bill designed to foster further collaboration on cybersecurity efforts between the U.S. and Ukrainian governments passed the House of Representatives late Wednesday night.

Senators push bill banning Chinese tech firms Huawei and ZTE from being used in government

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 1 month ago

The legislation is a companion to a bill proposed in the House last month. It would prohibit the U.S. government from contracting with companies that use equipment or services from Huawei and ZTE.

Senators introduce bill to counter bad cybersecurity practices in credit reporting industry

by Chris Bing • 2 months ago

Two Democrats want to provide new regulatory powers for the Federal Trade Commission so that it can punish companies like Equifax and others in the credit reporting industry for poor cybersecurity practices.

Here's what the newly signed NDAA means for cybersecurity

by Chris Bing • 3 months ago

President Trump signed the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) Tuesday, approving the $700 billion spending bill designed to fund the U.S. military and its various cybersecurity-focused initiatives.

Lawmakers demand answers from Uber after massive data breach

by cyber_admin • 4 months ago

A group of senators want answers from Uber regarding a data breach that exposed personal information on 57 million users.

Senator calls for review of energy infrastructure cybersecurity policy

by Ryan Johnston • 8 months ago

Democrat Maria Cantwell introduced two letters in a Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee requesting review of the nation's energy infrastructure cybersecurity.

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