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DHS set to launch its ‘most significant hiring initiative’ as part of cyber workforce sprint

The Department of Homeland Security is building momentum on its plans to get ahead of an escalating ransomware threat, and getting started on 60-day sprint…

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Senate confirms Mayorkas as Biden’s homeland security chief

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Biden’s DHS pick vows to make employee morale his ‘highest priority’

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In a final send off, DHS’ Johnson honors ‘family’ of employees with top awards

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DHS considers adding election system as critical cyber infrastructure

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Cyber pros score on-the-spot job offers during first-ever DHS career fair

The Homeland Security Department drew large crowds to its first-ever tech and cybersecurity job fair in Washington this week. The department interviewed…

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DHS makes the case for cyber info sharing bill as Senate prepares to vote

The Department of Homeland Security’s deputy secretary said a bill that would help the private sector share information with the government is much-needed….

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Real-time info sharing a point of contention in Senate cyber bill

Senate Select Intelligence Committee chairs Richard Burr (R-N.C.) and Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) said they expect the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act will reach the Senate floor for debate in about 10 working days. They’re both open to changes to the bill, as long as they don’t alter the basic core of the legislation.

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