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Online disinformation fuels violent threats against poll workers

by Suzanne Smalley

Election deniers are increasingly being radicalized on alternative sites which lack content moderation, experts say. They believe the disinformation could pose a physical security threat to election workers.

Ex-CISA chief Krebs advocates for standalone cyber agency. Experts say that's impractical.

by Suzanne Smalley

Former cybersecurity officials said CISA would be less effective if it lost the clout that it gets from being housed inside DHS.

Election Day poses first security test for Biden officials, overhauled voting laws

by Tim Starks

There are no "specific, credible" threats to the elections Tuesday, government officials say.

Ex-government officials urge US to take action to avoid another SolarWinds-style hack

by Jeff Stone

Top security leaders testified in front of the House Homeland Security Committee's first cyber-focused hearing of 2021, with the SolarWinds hack taking center stage.

SolarWinds hires Chris Krebs, Alex Stamos to boost security in wake of suspected Russian hack

by Sean Lyngaas

Both men have experience responding to advanced Russian hacking activity.

Former CISA Director Chris Krebs sues Trump campaign, lawyer after death threats

by Sean Lyngaas

The defamation suit comes amid an array of violent threats against election officials.