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White House hosts open-source software security summit in light of expansive Log4j flaw

by Tim Starks • 5 days ago

The meeting will combine tech leaders with feds.

Feds' spending on facial recognition tech expands, despite privacy concerns

by Tonya Riley • 1 week ago

CyberScoop identified more than 20 contracts since a government watchdog warned agencies about unmitigated use of the technology.

Biden signs infrastructure bill that provides nearly $2 billion for cybersecurity

by Tim Starks • 2 months ago

The big-ticket cyber item in the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act is $1 billion in state and local grants.

Facebook kills its facial recognition system, citing 'societal concerns,' uncertain rules from regulators

by Tonya Riley • 3 months ago

In shutting down the program, the company cited a lack of guidance from federal regulators.

US, allies pledge to combat money laundering as part of efforts to slow ransomware

by Tim Starks • 3 months ago

Two days of meetings produced the joint statement.

White House kicks off international ransomware meeting amid global barrage

by Tim Starks • 3 months ago

The U.S. is pushing the message that the world should address ransomware collectively.