According to Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, DHS wants a more robust response when companies under cyber attack call its equivalent of 911.
Mittal Desai moved to the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) while Brig. Gen. Lorna Mahlock is the new CIO for the Marine Corps.
The Homeland Security Department plans to launch a “risk radar” next fiscal year aimed at helping agency leaders better understand their cybersecurity strategies.
Building off the momentum of launching its National Risk Management Center last month, the Homeland Security Department has renewed its pitch to Congress to approve an agency reorganization that would streamline DHS’ cybersecurity functions.
Mark Kneidinger becomes the deputy director of DHS’ new National Risk Management Center to further add to the organization’s leadership ranks.
DHS’ National Risk Management Center is weighing some heavy questions as it begins to examine how adversaries could disrupt day-to-day life in the U.S.
DHS is kicking off several corresponding initiatives to further mitigate supply chain risks, particularly through federal procurement.