Tags supply chain

DHS supply chain and CDM bills pass the House

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 2 weeks ago

One bill would give DHS authority to block IT vendors deemed to pose a national security threat from contracting with it. The other would codify the agency's CDM program into law.

Cisco Talos' Craig Williams on the hunt for bugs and abnormal behavior

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 weeks ago

Craig Williams, Talos’s director of outreach, gives his take on high-profile threats and how he approaches the craft of investigating malware campaigns.

Economic cyber-espionage is here to stay, U.S. counterintelligence report says

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

The report from ODNI's counterintelligence agency also raises concerns about the software supply chain as an attack vector.

White House floats law to shore up agencies’ digital supply chain

by Ryan Duffy • 2 months ago

The Trump administration is proposing a law to tighten up the security of computer systems that the federal government buys and uses.

Russian hackers found the 'ultimate' hacking tool buried in the supply chain of laptops

by Chris Bing • 4 months ago

Russian-linked hackers found a way to use "Lojack for Laptops" for spying, despite the software's parent company being warned about vulnerabilities multiple times.

NIST wants to the federal government to pay more attention to the supply chain

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 months ago

A federal IT standards body has moved to add key supply-chain provisions to its risk management guidance at a time of growing U.S. government concern that Russian and Chinese companies pose a threat to national security.