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Bill would call on White House to develop its own list of APT groups

by Chris Bing • 3 weeks ago

A bill that passed the House Foreign Affairs committee Tuesday calls on the White House to develop a publicly available list of APT groups identified by the U.S. government.

White House taps Karen Evans as assistant Energy secretary for cybersecurity

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 month ago

President Donald Trump plans to nominate Karen Evans, a veteran of federal IT security, to be assistant secretary of Energy for cybersecurity, energy security and emergency response.

Bolton reshuffle continues: Trump selects Coast Guard official as new homeland security adviser

by Ryan Duffy • 1 month ago

The Trump administration has picked Coast Guard Rear Adm. Doug Fears as its new homeland security adviser. Fears has over 30 years of experience in the Coast Guard and at the National Security Council.

North Korea hasn't stopped launching cyberattacks amid peace talks

by Chris Bing • 2 months ago

As Kim Jong-un speaks publicly about nuclear disarmament, North Korea's hacker army continues to target different businesses across Europe, Asia and the U.S.

Lawmakers introduce bill to save top White House cyber job after Bolton eliminated it

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

House Democrats on Tuesday introduced legislation to codify a top cybersecurity position at the White House following National Security Adviser John Bolton’s decision to eliminate the role.

National Security Council delays publication of cyber strategy over inclusion of 'offensive' measures

by Chris Bing • 2 months ago

The strategy's visible outline was supposed to be released last Friday, but was held up after an NSC member requested it be postponed.

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