"DHS" Posts

Trump Fires Cybersecurity Chief, CISA Director Christopher Krebs

President Trump fires Christopher Krebs, who led the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) cyber wing. Proponents say Krebs & DHS delivered a secure U.S. presidential election.

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.

U.S., U.K. Cyber Agency Warning: Healthcare Cyberattacks

The DHS Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) and the U.K.’s National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) issue healthcare cybersecurity warnings.

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.

Hackers Target Unpatched VPNs and Work at Home Staff, CISA Warns

Hackers target unpatched VPNs, work-at-home staff & remote employees amid coronavirus workforce shifts, the Department of Homeland Security’s CISA agency warns.

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).

Trump Nominates New DHS Assistant Cybersecurity Leader

President Trump nominates Bryan Ware from Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to become assistant director of the agency’s cybersecurity unit.

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.

Department of Homeland Security: New SOC Strategy?

U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) rethinks security operations center (SOC) strategy. Can MSSPs and SOC as a Service (SOCaaS) fill some voids?

Password Spraying Hacker Attacks: Department of Homeland Security Warning

Password spraying attacks remain major cybersecurity issue, the Department of Homeland Security’s Cybersecurity & Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) warns.