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Congressional pressure builds for White House to share classified cyber authorizations

by Shannon Vavra • 6 days ago

The House voted in favor of ordering the Trump administration to release the classified memorandum that made it easier for the Pentagon to run offense cyber-operations against U.S. adversaries.

U.S. ramping up offensive cyber measures to stop economic attacks, Bolton says

by Shannon Vavra • 1 month ago

It's the first time a White House official has publicly acknowledged that defense authorizations approved last year go beyond election security measures.

White House executive order sets path for ban on Huawei

by Shannon Vavra • 2 months ago

President Donald Trump issued an executive order Wednesday intended to prevent U.S. companies from conducting business with the Chinese-based tech giant.

U.S. Cyber Command knows its weapons may one day be used by its targets

by Shannon Vavra • 2 months ago

The idea that adversaries might reverse engineer NSA exploits is one that military leaders deal with every day. So what's being done to prevent it from happening?

Trump emphasizes federal cybersecurity workforce, education programs in new executive order

by Shannon Vavra • 3 months ago

The goal is to build a “superior cybersecurity workforce,” one senior Trump administration official said.

NSA unmasked more U.S. entities caught in foreign cyber-espionage efforts last year

by Shannon Vavra • 3 months ago

The jump is the result of an effort to identify U.S. victims of foreign espionage, an ODNI official said.

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