SolarWinds breach

AP Photo/Manuel Balce CenetaFILE - In this Feb. 25, 2015 file photo, the Homeland Security Department headquarters in northwest Washington. President Joe Biden has selected two former senior National Security Agency officials for key cyber roles in his administration.  Chris Inglis, a former NSA deputy director, is being nominated as the government's first national cyber director. Jen Easterly, a former deputy for counterterrorism at the NSA, has been tapped to run the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency at the Department of Homeland Security. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File)

White House 2023 budget request prioritizes more staff for CISA, funding for zero trust security measures

The budget request outlines a “strategic shift” in federal cybersecurity efforts after incidents like SolarWinds and Log4j.

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Warner says ‘time is now’ for cyber incident reporting legislation

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(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)FILE - This June 6, 2013 file photo, shows the sign outside the National Security Agency (NSA) campus in Fort Meade, Md.All fingers are pointing to Russia as author of the worst-ever hack of U.S. government agencies. But President Donald Trump, long wary of blaming Moscow for cyberattacks has so far been silent. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)

NSA warning agencies and organizations about new kind of Russian cyber attack

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The White House isn’t kidding when it tells companies to button up against ransomware

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CISA: No organization in the public or private sector could’ve prevented SolarWinds breach

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Contracting community asks Congress for more tech funding — again

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CISA’s EINSTEIN had a chance to be great, but it’s more than good enough

Former and current DHS and White House cyber experts say the EINSTEIN intrusion detection, prevention initiative has lived up to most expectations.

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Though the worst is over, CISA wants agencies on guard after SolarWinds breach

In today’s Federal Newscast, the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency wants to make sure agencies don’t let down their guard on Russian cyber…

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TIC 3.0, format preserving encryption of data gives agencies hope against cyber attacks

John Fanguy, the federal chief technology officer for cybersecurity at Micro Focus Government Solutions, said agencies can prepare for the next cyber attack and ensure their missions are resilient by taking several important steps, starting with implementing Trusted Internet Connections (TIC) 3.0.

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