Tag: CISA

Report: Draft Executive Order to Require Software Vendors to Notify Federal Customers of Cyber BreachesNews

Report: Draft Executive Order to Require Software Vendors to Notify Federal Customers of Cyber Breaches

A draft of an executive order would direct software companies to inform federal agency clients in the event of a
Reports: White House Eyes Formation of Task Force to Investigate China-Linked Microsoft Exchange Server CompromiseNews

Reports: White House Eyes Formation of Task Force to Investigate China-Linked Microsoft Exchange Server Compromise

The White House is considering forming a task force to address a cyber attack on on-premise Microsoft Exchange Servers launched
Chris Krebs Recommends CISA’s Shared Services Office Centralize Services for Civilian AgenciesNews

Chris Krebs Recommends CISA’s Shared Services Office Centralize Services for Civilian Agencies

Chris Krebs, former director of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency and a 2020 Wash100 Award recipient, recently stated that…
White House Eyes Jen Easterly, Robert Silvers, Eric Goldstein to Fill Top Cyber PositionsExecutive Moves

White House Eyes Jen Easterly, Robert Silvers, Eric Goldstein to Fill Top Cyber Positions

President Joe Biden plans to appoint former Obama administration officials Jen Easterly, Robert Silvers and Eric Goldstein to top three
CISA Issues RFI for Priority Communications Services Procurement EffortNews

CISA Issues RFI for Priority Communications Services Procurement Effort

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency has asked industry for information on available communications capabilities as it plans to recompete
Brandon Wales: CISA’s New Campaign Aims to Help Public, Private Sectors Defend Against RansomwareNews

Brandon Wales: CISA’s New Campaign Aims to Help Public, Private Sectors Defend Against Ransomware

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency has launched a campaign to promote the use of cybersecurity tools and best practices
Biden’s COVID-19 Relief Plan Includes Over $10B in Funds for Federal IT Modernization, Cybersecurity EffortsNews

Biden’s COVID-19 Relief Plan Includes Over $10B in Funds for Federal IT Modernization, Cybersecurity Efforts

President-elect Joe Biden has proposed a potential $1.9T COVID-19 pandemic relief package that urges Congress to approve more than $10B in
SolarWinds Hires Consulting Firm Krebs Stamos Group to Assist in Cybersecurity Assessment4x24 Member Coverage

SolarWinds Hires Consulting Firm Krebs Stamos Group to Assist in Cybersecurity Assessment

SolarWinds (NYSE: SWI) has enlisted the help of a consulting firm Christopher Krebs, former director of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure
CISA Warns Agencies of SolarWinds Orion Compromise via Emergency DirectiveNews

CISA Warns Agencies of SolarWinds Orion Compromise via Emergency Directive

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency has released an emergency directive directing all federal civilian agencies to mitigate a compromise…
SAP NS2’s Mark Testoni: Fed-State Efforts on Protecting Election Fueled by Poll Security AwarenessPress Releases

SAP NS2’s Mark Testoni: Fed-State Efforts on Protecting Election Fueled by Poll Security Awareness

TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 2, 2020 — Mark Testoni, CEO of SAP National Security Services, has attributed the collaborative efforts…