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Federal Cybersecurity News and Analysis

News and analysis covering cybersecurity across the U.S. federal government. The increasing digitization of vital information and government services has left key agencies correspondingly vulnerable to data breach by rogue actors and U.S. adversaries. This imperative to safeguard federal IT against malicious intrusion has motivated decision-makers across federal agencies to continue applying breaking cybersecurity methods to core systems.
The agency is focused on integrating point solutions, data and next-gen identity tools.
First the National Risk Management Center, now the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency.
“Your risk of being attack isn’t a 9 to 5 thing,” says Threat Researcher Nick Biasini.
The threats looming in orbit, and the tech needed to thwart them.
It's a game-changing technology, but a locus for cyberattacks.
To make breakthroughs, it has to be adaptive and agile.
How a fake critical infrastructure network shed light on real live cyberthreats.
Another step toward going green.
And the methods used typically aren't that sophisticated.
It could play a key role in mitigating bad behavior.
DOJ and civil liberties community don't yet see eye-to-eye on these issues.
A whack-a-mole approach doesn't work anymore.
Let's not have machines make life or death decisions, shall we?
And is setting the standards for protecting U.S. critical infrastructure.
“We must move beyond routine information sharing,” said Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen.