Tags U.S. Cyber Challenge

White House taps Karen Evans as assistant Energy secretary for cybersecurity

by Sean Lyngaas

President Donald Trump plans to nominate Karen Evans, a veteran of federal IT security, to be assistant secretary of Energy for cybersecurity, energy security and emergency response.

NSA garners new partners in hunt for cyber pros

by Shaun Waterman

The U.S. Cyber Challenge, an effort to amp up the country's training for cybersecurity professionals, is joining forces with an NSA-sponsored program to help students as young as middle-schoolers map out a career in the field and prove their expertise through competitions.