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.
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.
'Just Fix the Bug, and Nobody Will Get Hurt:' HackerOne’s Mårten Mickos on Bug Bounties and Their Place in Government
Because everyone will be hacked — eventually.
And the methods used typically aren't that sophisticated.
DOJ and civil liberties community don't yet see eye-to-eye on these issues.
Fatigue and frustration magnify the strain.
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.