Homeland Security Selects MetTel for MSSP, ISP and Network Services
U.S. Department of Homeland Security selects MetTel as managed security services provider (MSSP). Deal also involves ISP & network services.
Dept Homeland Security Pitches Cyber Vulnerability Disclosure Policy
The Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) pitches cyber vulnerability disclosure policy (VDP).
Justice Department: Chinese Hackers Hit MSPs
Chinese hackers break into MSPs (managed services providers) to hit end-customer networks around the world, U.S. Department of Justice alleges. IBM and HPE targeted, report says.
Justice Department Preps Criminal Charges Against Alleged MSP Hackers
U.S. Department of Justice prepares criminal charges against alleged international hackers who purportedly infiltrate MSPs (managed services providers) and hijack RMM (remote monitoring and management) software to penetrate customer networks.
Department of Energy Makes Energy Sector Cybersecurity Moves
The U.S. Department of Energy (“DOE”) Office of Electricity Delivery & Energy Reliability in May released its Multiyear Plan for Energy Sector Cybersecurity. Hunton Andrews Kurth explains.
Federal Departments Detail Cybersecurity Strategies
The U.S. State Department, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), the Department of Commerce, and the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) issue reports to fortify federal networks and critical infrastructure.
U.S. Department of Energy Pursues Cybersecurity Enhancements
U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announces the new Office of Cybersecurity, Energy Security and Emergency Response (CESER). Key mission: Defend the energy grid from alleged Russian hackers.
Kaspersky Lab Appeals Homeland Security Ban of Antivirus Software
Kaspersky Lab appeals a U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) ban that prevents use of the company’s software on federal systems.
Homeland Security Discovers 5 ‘Critical’ SEC Cybersecurity Weaknesses
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) identifies five “critical” cybersecurity weaknesses on U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC) computers.
CrashOverride Malware: U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security Warning to Electric Utilities
CERT’s CrashOverride warning describes how malware can potentially degrade the U.S. power grid’s reliability and associated communication systems.