Alejandro Mayorkas

Alejandro Mayorkas

Mayorkas outlines whole-of-DHS response behind latest cyber sprint

The Department of Homeland Security is putting the collective force of its component agencies behind its latest 60-day cyber sprint focused on transportation…

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DHS photo by Zachary Hupp/Zachary HuppEric Hysen, DHS

DHS CIO highlights ways to strengthen cyber workforce under IT modernization strategy

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(AP Photo/Chris Carlson)Tanker trucks are parked near the entrance of Colonial Pipeline Company Wednesday, May 12, 2021, in Charlotte, N.C.  The operator of the nation’s largest fuel pipeline has confirmed it paid $4.4 million to a gang of hackers who broke into its computer systems. That's according to a report from the Wall Street Journal. Colonial Pipeline’s CEO Joseph Blount told the Journal that he authorized the payment after the ransomware attack because the company didn’t know the extent of the damage.   (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

CISA under pressure to put more teeth in cyber requirements following Colonial Pipeline attack

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(AP Photo/Charles Krupa)In this Monday, June 27, 2016, photo, a passenger passes by a sign for the Transportation Security Administration's TSA Precheck line in Terminal A at Logan Airport in Boston. By air or car, summer 2017 travel numbers are expected to rise over the previous year thanks to deals on airfares and stable gasoline prices. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

Biden administration orders TSA to expand union rights, explore pay reform for screeners

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

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DHS launching 60-day cyber sprints ahead of upcoming executive order

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Best, brightest federal cyber workers competing in ‘save the world’ scenario

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Joe Biden

Senate confirms Mayorkas as Biden’s homeland security chief

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(Bill Clark/Pool via AP)Homeland Security Secretary nominee Alejandro Mayorkas testifies during his confirmation hearing in the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee on Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2021, on Capitol Hill in Washington. (Bill Clark/Pool via AP)

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

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Mayorkas reflects on 3 years’ leadership at DHS

Alejandro Mayorkas, deputy secretary for the Homeland Security Department, said he’s spent the last three years building the foundations for key programs…

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

For the third time in three years, Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson honored his employees at an awards ceremony in Washington. Johnson and Deputy…

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Homeland Security Deputy Secretary stepping down

Department of Homeland Security Deputy Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas announced that he is stepping down effective Oct. 28.

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