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US government launches plans to cut cybercriminals off from cryptocurrency

by Tonya Riley • 1 week ago

The State Department is also offering up to $10 million for tips that help track down nation-sponsored hackers who attack critical infrastructure.

Watchdog suggests State Department should have used 'evidence' to explain new cyber bureau

by Tim Starks • 6 months ago

Slides and a memo weren't enough to justify the proposal, the GAO said.

Lawmakers want more transparency on SolarWinds breach from State, VA

by Shannon Vavra • 7 months ago

Congress wants details.

Biden takes aim at Trump, Russia over SolarWinds breach

by Tim Starks • 7 months ago

The president-elect faulted Trump's handling of the fallout from the cyber-espionage campaign and said he should name the culprit, which Biden said was likely Russia.

GAO criticizes rollout of two key Trump administration cyber initiatives

by Sean Lyngaas • 10 months ago

In the face of persistent cyberthreats, the White House effort to fix important U.S. security weaknesses risks coming up short, GAO says.

Trump administration expands economic restrictions on Huawei

by Shannon Vavra • 11 months ago

The Department of Commerce announced Monday it is adding 38 Huawei affiliates to the U.S. government’s economic black list.