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Is CISA’s third cyber emergency directive in five months a sign that things are getting worse?

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency required agencies to take action against a major problem with the virtual private network software…

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(AP Photo/Jenny Kane)FILE - In this Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2019, file photo, a woman types on a keyboard in New York. Following the disclosure of a global cyberespionage campaign that penetrated multiple U.S. government agencies and private organizations, governments and major corporations worldwide are scrambling to see if they, too, were victims. (AP Photo/Jenny Kane, File)

CISA gives agencies 90 days to further harden networks against Microsoft email threat

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Veteran of White House, DHS steps into federal CISO role

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Mourners gather during a funeral procession for Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis, deputy commander of Iran-backed militias in Basra, Iraq, Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020. Thousands of people gathered in Basra on Tuesday to bid farewell to Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis, a senior Iraqi militia commander who was killed in a US airstrike on Friday. (AP Photo)

Cyber threat from Iran sparks warning from CISA, ‘heightened vigilance’ from agencies

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A look into biometrics past and future

Technology executive Jeremy Grant gives his thoughts on the current state of biometrics and facial recognition technology.

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First of 3 new cyber policies overhauls review, repair of critical systems

The Homeland Security Department issued a Binding Operational Directive requiring every civilian agency to expand how it manages high value assets.

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Draft policy pushes interagency committee to better address building security

The Office of Management and Budget is seeking comments on a draft policy that promotes shared services for identity credentialing and access management.

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