Agencies are looking at putting prospective hires to the test at cyber competitions and building momentum behind efforts to reskill current federal employees.
Chris Krebs, the director of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency at DHS, said recent ransomware attacks on Baltimore, Louisiana and Texas brought to light the need for a more coordinated federal, state, local and private sector response to cyber attacks.
Later this month, the FCC is set to vote on new rules that are likely to all-but-prohibit ZTE and Huawei equipment on U.S. commercial telecom networks.
CISA’s Jeanette Manfra said her office has talked with 50 agencies, cloud and network vendors and others to create guidance to help agencies more easily meet the Trusted Internet Connections requirements.
CISA will give agency and industry partners an opportunity to compare notes on the best way to securely share cyber threat information.
The National Cybersecurity Awareness Month 2019 toolkit includes advice in 13 areas, from social media bots to smart home devices such as door locks.
Officials from both agencies see AI tools as a force multiplier for their limited cyber workforces that need to stay at least one step ahead of potential hackers.
October marks Cybersecurity Awareness Month — two organizations have lead this annual event.
In today’s Federal Newscast, the National Treasury Employees Union wants the Supreme Court to reverse a lower court’s decision on age discrimination in the federal workforce.
The ICT Supply Chain Risk Management Task Force at DHS issued four recommendations for how agencies and industry can address threats.