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Biden says defense, intel agencies have to follow cyber EO requirements, too

A new national security memorandum sets deadlines for defense and intelligence agencies to implement things like multifactor authentication, encryption,…

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CISA updates marching orders for agencies on critical ‘Log4j’ vulnerability

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Agencies get Christmas Eve deadline to address ‘extremely concerning’ vulnerability

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‘Groundbreaking’ CISA directive to overhaul cyber vulnerability management process

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DHS tells agencies to move faster to fix critical cyber vulnerabilities

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First of 3 new cyber policies overhauls review, repair of critical systems

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FILE - This Monday, Jan. 30, 2017, file photo shows a sign above the headquarters of Kaspersky Lab in Moscow. On Monday, Oct. 23, 2017, Kaspersky Lab said it will open up its anti-virus software to outside review as it deals with security concerns. The company is making the move a month after the U.S. government barred agencies from using its software. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin, File)

Did agencies suffer a data breach by using Kaspersky? DHS says no ‘conclusive’ evidence, yet

House Science, Space and Technology Committee members learned that NASA, DoD do not have Kaspersky products on their networks.

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A Kaspersky employee shuffles tokens around a table-top display at the company's stand at a cybersecurity conference in Lille, northern France, Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2017. Kaspersky on Wednesday confirmed that a senior manager at the firm had been arrested in Moscow. (AP Photo/Raphael Satter)

Agencies complete step one of DHS cyber directive, now comes the hard part

The Homeland Security Department says agencies have 30 days to come up with a plan to remove Kaspersky Lab products from their networks.

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A sign above the headquarters of Kaspersky Lab in Moscow, Russia, on Monday, Jan. 30, 2017. Moscow has been awash with rumours of a hacking-linked espionage plot at the highest level since cyber-security firm Kaspersky said one of its executives with ties to the Russian intelligence services had been arrested on treason charges. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)

DHS gives agencies 90 days to remove Kaspersky Lab IT from networks

The Homeland Security Department issued their fifth binding operational directive on Sept. 13.

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