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Senators question vulnerability disclosure process after Spectre and Meltdown stumbles

by Sean Lyngaas

U.S. senators expressed concern that shortcomings in the industry-led process for disclosing software and hardware bugs could rear their head again.

National data breach notification law proposed by Senate Commerce Committee members

by Patrick Howell O'Neill

The new bill, called the Data Security and Breach Notification Act, comes in the wake of reports that Uber paid $100,000 to cover up a 2016 data breach that affected 57 million users.

New bill would push for cybersecurity improvements at 911 call centers

by Patrick Howell O'Neill

Old threats transition to new threats as 911 prepares to enter the 21st century.

New cybersecurity subcommittee formed under Senate Armed Services

by Chris Bing

The Senate Armed Services Committee welcomed a new subcommittee Wednesday focused on cybersecurity. The oversight and policy writing group will be led by Sen. Mike Rounds, R-SD., and ranking member Sen. Bill Nelson, D-Fla.