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Jeh Johnson: DHS to Open Silicon Valley Office

Jeh Johnson The Department of Homeland Security plans to open a cybersecurity office in Silicon Valley as part of its push to tap into the region’s technology talent pool and ...
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Willie May Urges Business Leaders to Adopt NIST’s Cybersecurity Framework

Willie May Willie May, acting director of the National Institute of Standards and Technology, has urged business leaders at “Board Agenda: CYBER” conference to adopt the ...
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Andy Ozment, Luke McCormack Testify on DHS’ Cyber Priorities

Andy Ozment, assistant secretary for cybersecurity and communications at the Department of Homeland Security, testified before a Senate panel on the $1.4 billion proposed cyber budget ...
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Greg Giddens Named VA Executive Director for Acquisition, Logistics and Construction

Greg Giddens, formerly executive director of enterprise project management at the Department of Veterans Affairs’ , has been appointed executive director of VA’s office of ...
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Phyllis Schneck: Tech Industry’s Trust Key to Nat’l Cyber Efforts

Phyllis Schneck Phyllis Schneck, deputy undersecretary for cybersecurity and communications at the Department of Homeland Security, has said that she will prioritize work to build trust ...
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DHS Starts Emergency Response Tool Transition to Commercial Market

The Science and Technology Directorate of the Department of Homeland Security is in the process of transitioning the Next-Generation Incident Command System technology to California-based ...
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Lawmakers Introduce DHS Transparency Bills; Michael McCaul Comments

Members of the House committee on homeland security have introduced new measures they believe can help detect fraud and increase transparency at the Department of Homeland Security. Rep. ...
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Michael McCaul: House Cyber Info Sharing Bill to Include New Liability Protections

Rep. Michael McCaul (R-Texas) has said lawmakers are preparing a new bill to provide liability protections for private companies that share sensitive cyber-related information with ...
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Senate Intell Panel OKs Cyber Data Sharing Bill; Richard Burr Comments

The Senate Intelligence Committee has passed legislation that authorizes the government to share cyber intelligence with the private sector, National Journal reported Thursday. Dustin ...
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Amias Gerety: Treasury Eyes Collaboration on Cyber Info-Sharing Standards, Automation

Amias Gerety, acting assistant secretary for financial institutions at the Treasury Department, has said collaboration between the department and other government agencies as well as ...