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Biden signs executive order on digital assets, including security measures

by Tonya Riley, Joe Warminsky

The White House says the executive order is "the first ever, whole-of-government approach" to cryptocurrencies and other digital assets.

National Cyber Director Chris Inglis calls for 'new social contract' to redistribute risk

by Tim Starks

"Those more capable of carrying the load — such as governments and large firms — must take on some of the burden" in cybersecurity, Inglis wrote with a senior adviser.

Feds likely to miss deadline for strengthening encryption, multifactor authentication

by Tim Starks

The May executive order was drafted as a result of the SolarWinds cyber-espionage campaign.

White House preps order to clarify top cyber roles in federal government

by Tim Starks

It would be the second major E.O. after a May directive on federal agencies' digital defenses.

OMB orders federal agencies to let CISA access defenses of devices, servers

by Tim Starks

It's an area of weakness that the SolarWinds hackers exploited, officials have said.

Federal CISO forecasts one of toughest tasks in sweeping Biden cyber executive order

by Tim Starks

Chris DeRusha said cybersecurity event logging is important, but will take years to get right.