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Leaders cite progress under cyber EO, but lawmakers press for more amid persistent threats

Lawmakers are skeptical about progress on multifactor authentication, endpoint detection and other capabilities mandated by the cybersecurity executive order.

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(Joshua Roberts/Pool via AP)Alejandro Mayorkas, nominee to be Secretary of Homeland Security, testifies in Washington

Senate report advocates FISMA reforms after finding slow progress on agency cybersecurity

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List of GSA’s cyber SINs continues to grow

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IRS isn’t alone with its struggle with EINSTEIN cyber program

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Fears rise over little-known cyber bill provision

Section 209 of the Senate’s Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act would give DHS emergency powers during a cyber attack on federal or contractor networks…

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DHS awards $1B cyber contract to protect agency networks

The Homeland Security Department picks Raytheon to run the DOMino program, which maintains and improves the intrusion protection and detection system known…

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Embrace the ‘power of simple’ to fix federal cyber problems

Daniel Turissini, chief technology officer and chief information security officer of SolPass LLC, argues the federal government’s current approach to cybersecurity is too focused on analysis, containment and recovery, and not enough on prevention.

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