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FBI blames DarkSide ransomware operators for Colonial Pipeline incident

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 day ago

Colonial Pipeline said that it was aiming to “substantially” restore its pipeline operations by the end of the week.

White House slaps sanctions on Russian cyber activities while blaming SVR for SolarWinds campaign

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 weeks ago

The White House said it has "high confidence" that Russia's SVR is responsible for the SolarWinds intrusions.

White House to nominate NSA vets Chris Inglis, Jen Easterly as national cyber director, CISA chief

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 weeks ago

The nominations come as the Biden administration continues to grapple with two high-profile hacking operations linked to Russia and China.

White House asks for additional $110 million in CISA funding to address cyber threats

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 month ago

The money would allow the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency to improve its defensive tools and hire more experts, officials said.

Biden's cyber executive order to include new rules for federal agencies, contractors

by Tim Starks • 1 month ago

The executive order is one part of the administration's response to the SolarWinds hack.

US racing to address Microsoft vulnerabilities, especially for small businesses

by Shannon Vavra • 2 months ago

Microsoft's new tool seems to be helping.