The federal CIO announced the Cybersecurity Strategy and Implementation Plan on Oct. 30, alongside updated FISMA guidance, all aimed at improving Uncle Sam's cybersecurity posture in months and years to come.
Federal agencies are investing heavily in perimeter network defense, but in five years DHS' chief information security officer hopes to see a lot more spending on defense of data.
Government leaders speak frankly about how mentorship for young minority talent could help bridge the nation's cybersecurity skills gap.
Senators focus on Iran and Israel, but defense nominee also addresses matters at home.
Cyber warfare isn't a new domain anymore, but it still takes time to prepare for it, top Air Force officials said.
A new survey finds cyberattacks against U.S. targets – both public and private sector – are increasing dramatically in frequency and cost.
As cybersecurity legislation languishes in Congress and the president mulls an executive order, critical infrastructure remains under-secured and disputes over leadership linger, according to a panel of experts.
DHS head defends the need for executive action on cybersecurity, but says it won't include some things that 'only legislation can do.'
The military is facing the risk of digital sabotage in counterfeit electronics components infiltrating defense systems.
Although Congress couldn't agree on cybersecurity legislation earlier this year, at least one member insists it's still possible.
Cybersecurity efforts are starting to pay off and agencies are working together better, says NSC's cybersecurity coordinator.
As an incident response analyst at Creative Computing Solutions, Ogden implemented a workflow process undergirding cybersecurity support.