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Former DHS cyber official Schneck takes financial consulting job

by Shaun Waterman

Phyllis Schneck, the most senior official at the Obama Department of Homeland Security with solely cybersecurity responsibilities, has taken a job with Promontory Financial Group, one of Washington's most powerful and best-connected banking consultancies.

DHS: We won cyber turf wars under Obama

by Shaun Waterman

The Einstein system became a symbol in some ways of the Department of Homeland Security's struggle to assert its authority over the security of federal networks — a fight DHS has won, says Deputy Undersecretary Phyllis Schneck.