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CISA looks to ‘operationalize’ evolving National Critical Functions framework

The agency has a new model for how it manages the risks of threats like cyber attacks and climate change to U.S. critical infrastructure.

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(AP Photo/Mike Stewart)File - In this May 11, 2021 file photo, a Colonial Pipeline station is seen in Smyrna, Ga., near Atlanta. The Department of Homeland Security has announced new requirements for U.S. pipeline operators to bolster cybersecurity following a May ransomware attack that disrupted gas delivery across the East Coast.(AP Photo/Mike Stewart)

TSA makes changes to new cyber requirements after industry feedback

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If space is more important to critical infrastructure, it’s in everyone’s interest to protect it

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Applying digital, analytics innovation to make America’s infrastructure more resilient

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Coast Guard looks to plug digital holes in maritime infrastructure under new cyber outlook

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AP Photo/Ted ShaffreyColonial Pipeline storage tanks are seen in Woodbridge, N.J., Monday, May 10, 2021. Gasoline futures are ticking higher following a cyberextortion attempt on the Colonial Pipeline, a vital U.S. pipeline that carries fuel from the Gulf Coast to the Northeast. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)

Biden administration eyes mandates under new effort to improve critical infrastructure cybersecurity

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Cybersecurity software tool uses trickery to ward off potential threats from hackers

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(AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)A nurse fills a syringe with COVID-19 vaccine at a mass vaccination site in Kansas City, Mo., Friday, March 19, 2021. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

Frontline feds facing inconsistent access to COVID vaccines

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The undated artist rendering provided by ESa shows the Sentinel-5P satellite which is the first Copernicus mission dedicated to monitoring our atmosphere. It carries the Tropomi instrument to map a multitude of trace gases and aerosols that affect the air we breathe and our climate. (ESA via AP)

Agencies ordered to prepare for GPS outage

In today’s Federal Newscast, the departments of Commerce, Defense, Transportation and Homeland Security are on the clock to figure out how best to secure…

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NSA creates new Cybersecurity Directorate

In today’s Federal Newscast, the National Security Agency is bringing together its foreign intelligence and cyber defense missions into a new directorate.

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Bill to create cyber incident response teams at DHS passes House

Texas Rep. Michael McCaul’s bill would create groups of cyber first responders in the event of a cyber attack on the government or private sector.

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