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CISA advisory panel wants agency to act on election disinformation, multifactor authentication

by Tim Starks

CISA's director has 90 days to respond to the suggestions.

US to increase scrutiny on cryptocurrency, federal contractors in effort to slow hacking

by Tim Starks

DHS Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas and Deputy Attorney General Lisa Monaco spelled out the plans at separate events.

A Department of Defense bulletin on a 'leaking' sinkhole has baffled cybersecurity experts

by Shannon Vavra

Sinkholes don't leak. So why does a small DOD agency say a Chinese hacking group is using one to steal data?

‘It’s going to be painful’: Pentagon official urges contractors to improve cybersecurity

by Sean Lyngaas

A politician-turned-defense official is trying to shake up the acquisition bureaucracy.

Hacked government contractor shares breach details as investigation continues

by Sean Lyngaas

“We want to see that this doesn’t happen to any other small business….or any other business for that matter,” Miracle Systems' president told CyberScoop.

NSA contractor pleads guilty to charge of hoarding troves of classified docs

by Chris Bing

A former U.S. defense contractor who spent nearly two decades mishandling classified information at the NSA and other intelligence agencies has agreed to plead guilty to a felony charge of illegal retention of national security information.