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DHS hails cybersecurity hiring blitz that puts dent in thousands of vacancies

by Tim Starks • 3 months ago

DHS hired hundreds in a "sprint," to the tune of a 12% improvement.

How security leaders can keep pace with changing hybrid IT

by CyberScoop Staff • 3 months ago

Fortinet’s Jim Richberg on ‘the year of hybrid IT’ — how hybrid IT and hybrid cyberthreats change the way leaders approach IT network security.

Senate confirms cybersecurity-focused Alejandro Mayorkas as DHS secretary

by Sean Lyngaas • 8 months ago

“The cybersecurity of our nation [will be] one of my highest priorities,” Mayorkas said in his confirmation hearing.

Former CISA Director Chris Krebs sues Trump campaign, lawyer after death threats

by Sean Lyngaas • 10 months ago

The defamation suit comes amid an array of violent threats against election officials.

Biden’s DHS pick was a ‘quick study’ of cybersecurity issues as the department’s deputy

by Sean Lyngaas • 10 months ago

"He recognizes he’s not a cyber expert, but he goes to those who help him make informed decisions," said Greg Touhill, a former senior DHS official.

Pentagon's initiative for Black cyber students met with cautious optimism

by Shannon Vavra • 11 months ago

The program sounds good. But does it have teeth?