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Senators ask Trump administration how badly shutdown hurt federal cybersecurity

by Sean Lyngaas

Just how bad is the damage from the government shutdown? Senators want to know.

Shutdown erodes feds' ability to set cyber strategies, say lawmaker and ex-DHS officials

by Sean Lyngaas

The shutdown has stalled some of DHS’s more anticipatory work, like vulnerability assessments of critical systems and election-security initiatives.

Securiosity: Hacky New Year

by Jeff Stone

Man, the cybersecurity world did not stop over our break. Shutdown news, Dark Overlord, Magecart, political hacks....they all happened over the past few weeks. Let's talk about it all. After we are done with that, we talk to Ellison Anne Williams, founder of Enveil. She talks about the cool things she is doing with encryption, and what exactly the data triad is.

Want to work in cybersecurity for the government? Curb your enthusiasm.

by Greg Otto

The shutdown's effects were on full display for CyberCorps students this week, as multiple agencies had to skip out on an OPM-run job fair.