The facade of the headquarters of the African Union is pictured on March 13, 2019, in Addis Ababa. Technology supplied by Chinese firms to the structure is believed to have enabled espionage by Beijing of the multinational body. (LUDOVIC MARIN/AFP via Getty Images)

New threat intel effort to study ‘undermonitered’ regions

Cyber operations in Africa and Latin America need more attention from the threat intelligence industry, the organizers of the effort argue.
Deputy National Security Advisor for Cyber and Emerging Technology Anne Neuberger speaks during a briefing at the White House in Washington, DC, on March 21, 2022. (Photo by Nicholas Kamm / AFP) (Photo by NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP via Getty Images)

Saudi Arabia a critical partner in fighting cyberthreats, White House cyber official says

The kingdom is a vital partner to ensure the U.S. can block Chinese telecom giant Huawei from dominating networks in the Mideast and Africa.
WASHINGTON, DC – FEBRUARY 24: U.S. President Joe Biden holds a semiconductor during his remarks before signing an Executive Order on the economy in the State Dining Room of the White House on February 24, 2021 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Doug Mills/Pool/Getty Images)

Biden signs executive order demanding supply chain security review

The supply chain review is a matter of economic and national security, the president said.