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How the U.S. might respond if China launched a full-scale cyberattack

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

20 private executives and ex-U.S. officials last month quietly explored what a cyberattack from China would look like for both the public and private sector.

In this election security drill, Massachusetts cops battle hackers to protect the vote

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 months ago

Police in Massachusetts gathered in mid-September to practice responding to cyberattacks from an adversary bent on disrupting the democratic process.

SCYTHE raises $3 million for attack simulation platform

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 4 months ago

SCYTHE says its platform lets enterprises simulate attacks on its own system in order to assess their own readiness.

Election exercise pairs states with intelligence community in unprecedented opportunity

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 months ago

With midterm elections less than three months away, state and local officials rolled up their sleeves to take part in the most sophisticated national-level election security exercise to date.

DHS holds election security exercise with states to prep for midterms

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 months ago

With less than three months until the midterm elections, federal agencies worked with 44 states on all types of attack scenarios.

Capitol Hill staffers learn what really happens when there's a data breach

by Sean Lyngaas • 7 months ago

To try to demystify the data-breach discussion on Capitol Hill, cybersecurity firm FireEye held a quiet training session for roughly 40 Senate and House staffers last month.

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