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FBI: North Korea Behind Sony Hack

The FBI has determined the North Korean government was responsible for the cyber attack on Sony Pictures Entertainment, the bureau said in a statement Friday. In that statement, the ...
Sen. John McCain

Sen. John McCain Eyes Creation of Senate Cybersecurity Subcommittee

Sen. John McCain Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) plans to form a cybersecurity-dedicated subcommittee if he is elected chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, Defense News reported ...
David Bennett

David Bennett: DISA Adopts Cyber Network Risk Scoring Method

David Bennett The Defense Information Systems Agency has implemented a continuous monitoring risk scoring system that will work to measure the cybersecurity risk of the agency’s ...
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Jeff Wagner: Govt-Wide CDM Program Shifts Cyber Response to Real-Time

Some security officials in government believe the second phase of the Department of Homeland Security‘s continuous monitoring program is a key step forward in the adoption of ...
cybersecurity

IARPA to Discuss Cyber Attack Forecast Modeling Program with Industry

The Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity will hold a proposers’ day next month to discuss an upcoming industry competition for work to develop cyber risk prediction ...
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Report: US Authorities Eye North Korea for Sony Cyber Attack

Federal investigators have eyed North Korea as a possible source of hackers that breached the computer networks at Sony Pictures Entertainment, ABC News reported Wednesday. Jonathan ...
GSA

GSA to Allot $35M From Spending Bill For Civilian Cyber Campus

The General Services Administration will receive $35 million through the recently passed omnibus spending bill to fund the agency’s plan to open a civilian cyber campus in ...
Ron Ross

Ron Ross: NIST Updates Security Control Evaluation Guidance to Match Continuous Monitoring Strategies

Ron Ross The National Institute of Standards and Technology has published a new set of guidelines for evaluating security and privacy controls in federal information systems, GovInfoSecurity ...
mike rogers

Rep. Mike Rogers: Cyber Attacks Could Worsen Without Data Sharing Legislation

Rep. Mike Rogers (R-Mich.) warned the U.S. could face bigger cybersecurity issues if Congress does not pass legislation to allow the government and industry to exchange threat information, ...
GSA

GSA Issues RFI on Industry Risk Indicators for Security Standardization

The General Services Administration is seeking industry input on risk indicators for vendor products and services that relate to the frameworks that federal agencies use in a bid ...