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Twitter, Mudge and survival of the quittest

by Gavin Wilde

Why corporate Darwinism needs to change so Silicon Valley won't ignore the likes of Twitter whistleblower Peiter "Mudge" Zatko.

Senate scrutiny on Twitter heats up after whistleblower complaint

by Tonya Riley

Twitter whistleblower Peiter Zatko has been called to testify in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee next month.

EARN IT Act gets no changes to encryption language in Senate committee

by Tonya Riley

The bill would remove legal liability immunity from tech platforms found in violation of laws regarding child sexual abuse materials. But civil society groups see a dangerous potential side effect.

Senate fails to amend cryptocurrency reporting requirements, moving fight to the House

by Tonya Riley

Critics say the reporting requirements in the infrastructure bill are overly broad and could hurt industry and privacy.

Senate fails to confirm new CISA director before two-week break, drawing criticism

by Tonya Riley

The Senate could break for recess without confirming Jen Easterly as CISA director. The agency has lacked a permanent director since November.

Biden cyber nominees Easterly, Inglis describe ransomware as urgent national security threat

by Sean Lyngaas

Americans got their closest look yet of how Chris Inglis and Jen Easterly would approach major cybersecurity issues.