In this Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2019, photo a woman types on a keyboard in New York. Cybersecurity researchers say a coordinated cyberespionage campaign has targeted U.N. relief agencies, the International Red Cross and other non-governmental organizations groups for the past 10 months. The California cybersecurity outfit Lookout says the campaign, which uses phishing to harvest passwords from mobile phones and computers, is still active. (AP Photo/Jenny Kane)

DHS looking for industry ideas on finding and keeping cyber talent

In today’s Federal Newscast, the Department of Homeland Security is asking for feedback from vendors on how it should pay in-demand cybersecurity experts.

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CBP creates new position to handle administrative load at Mexico border

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Department of Homeland Security

When it comes to digital modernization, the need to be competitive is constant

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Joe Biden

Senate confirms Mayorkas as Biden’s homeland security chief

The Senate has confirmed Alejandro Mayorkas as President Joe Biden’s homeland security secretary

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(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)FILE - In this June 28, 2019, file photo the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) seal is seen during a news conference in Washington. An official at the Department of Homeland Security says he was pressured by agency leaders to suppress details in his intelligence reports that President Donald Trump might find objectionable, including intelligence on Russian interference in the election and the threat posed by white supremacists. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)

Former head of DHS digital service to be new CIO

Eric Hysen worked on the Biden transition team before heading to Homeland Security.

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Simratpal Singh

Online petition calls for letting soldiers have beards

In today’s Federal Newscast, after the Army made huge changes to its grooming standards last week, some soldiers want more change.

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