"Department of Homeland Security" Posts

Vulnerability Management and U.S. Government MSSPs: DHS Directive Explained

The Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) orders federal agencies to fix known hardware & software vulnerabilities. Here’s where MSSP patch management services fit in.

Accenture Wins DHS, CISA Cybersecurity Contract

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Cybersecurity & Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) awards $112M contract to Accenture Federal Services.

DHS Issues Cyberattack Disclosure Policies for Pipeline Owners

MSSPs may need to adjust cybersecurity packaging, SLAs and cyberattack disclosure policies as more U.S. federal regulations emerge.

Russia Hacked DHS Leader, Cybersecurity Staff Emails: Report

Russia allegedly hacked email accounts belonging to the Trump administration’s head of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), AP reports.

Hackers Eye Critical U.S. Infrastructure Operations, CISA Alert Warns

State-backed foreign hackers are lining up to target U.S. critical infrastructure, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and the National Security Agency (NSA) warn.

Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP): 20 April 2020

Today’s MSSP news involves Cognizant Maze ransomware attack, DarkOwl, Datto CISO Ryan Weeks’ WFH advice, DHS warning, Pure Security & more.

Legislators Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Fortify Federal Cybersecurity

A bipartisan bill would update a Department of Homeland Security (DHS) program that provides tools and services to lock down federal cybersecurity.

DHS Warning: Iranian Hackers Target U.S. Government Agencies, Businesses

Iranian threat actors prepare malware attacks, U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Cybersecurity & Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) warns.

Phishing Emails Mimic Department of Homeland Security Alerts

Malware campaign uses spoofed email address to make it appear like an NCAS/Department of Homeland Security alert. Attachments contain malware, DHS warns.

Department of Homeland Security: Mexican Border vs. Cybersecurity Priorities

The Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) tries to balance US-Mexican border time requests.