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Bipartisan bill calls for more coordination between federal, state officials on election cybersecurity

by Zaid Shoorbajee

Sens. James Lankford and Amy Klobuchar said that action on the legislation needs to come sooner, rather than later, given what federal officials saw during the 2016 election.

New Senate bill aims to put the boot to botnets

by Greg Otto

Sens. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., and Sheldon Whitehouse, D-R.I., introduced the Botnet Prevention Act earlier this week, which would expand the Justice Department’s civil injunction authority to tear down botnets, issue new criminal offenses for selling access to botnets and raise the penalties for attacks on critical infrastructure.