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John Felker, former head of DHS’s cyberthreat center, to retire from the department in September

by Sean Lyngaas

Felker headed DHS's 24/7 cyberthreat watch floor and information-sharing center from 2015 to 2019.

DHS's John Felker on how to be effective with security tools

by Jeff Stone

The director of the NCCIC talks about the need to understand your full threat landscape.

Russian Embassy spokesperson confronts FBI, DHS officials in public event

by Zaid Shoorbajee

The Russian official asked a panel featuring officials from the FBI and DHS why the U.S. hasn't agreed to start a dialogue on cyber issues.

It's simple: Follow good cyber hygiene practices

by Jeff Stone

John Felker, head of DHS's NCCIC, talks with Greg Otto on how basic cyber hygiene could alleviate a lot of organizations' cybersecurity problems.

Cyber companies urged to share — and not sell — threat info

by Shaun Waterman

DHS wants cyber companies to give their threat intelligence away as widely as possible. Surprisingly, many cybersecurity companies seem to agree.

New DHS Russian hacking report was designed for RSA crowds

by Chris Bing

The Homeland Security Department quietly released a second technical report about Russian hacking, Friday, adding significant detail to a prior, December 29 release, which private sector security experts had criticized for lacking actionable information.