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Electric equipment vendor Schweitzer joins US testing program to defend grid from hacking threats

by Sean Lyngaas

The program is “especially [important] now with nation-states paying particular interest to the electric sector,” Schweitzer CEO David Whitehead said.

The Interior Department OIG clearly had some fun hacking the agency’s Wi-Fi networks

by Sean Lyngaas

The report by the Office of the Inspector General underscores how a tech-savvy team can expose and help fix gaping security holes.

The long-lasting consequences of Coalfire's Iowa pentest fiasco

by Jeff Stone

The incident made national headlines last year, but the effects are still lingering.

Feds, states unveil pilot program meant to secure voter databases and other election systems

by Sean Lyngaas

The aim is to close a gap in security testing for the broad set of election infrastructure outside of voting machines.

Latest 'Intrusion Truth' data dump peels back layers on Chinese front companies

by Jeff Stone

Exactly who is behind the Intrusion truth group remains unclear.

How to demonstrate trust in cybersecurity practices with organization leaders

by CyberScoop Staff

A new report advises CISOs to measure their security investments and identify critical weaknesses by conducting continuous penetration testing.