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Federal agencies are failing to protect sensitive data, Senate report finds
Seven agencies use systems that no longer receive software updates from their vendor.
US government launches plans to cut cybercriminals off from cryptocurrency
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
Slides and a memo weren't enough to justify the proposal, the GAO said.
Biden takes aim at Trump, Russia over SolarWinds breach
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
In the face of persistent cyberthreats, the White House effort to fix important U.S. security weaknesses risks coming up short, GAO says.