Tags National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center (NCCIC)

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 vulnerability scanning program offline after Virginia office loses power

by Greg Otto, Sean Lyngaas

A number of high-priority DHS programs focused on cybersecurity are operating at backup locations or have been knocked completely offline, multiple sources tell CyberScoop.

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.

Lawmakers advance bill to codify DHS cyber center for industrial plants

by Sean Lyngaas

The House Homeland Security Committee on Wednesday advanced legislation that would codify a Department of Homeland Security cybersecurity center as the lead agency for handling threats to the industrial control systems that underpin the energy sector.

DHS cyber incident response teams closer to becoming permanently codified

by Zaid Shoorbajee

The House approved a bill Monday that would make DHS's cyber incident response teams a permanent fixture within the agency.

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.