"U.S. Department of Homeland Security" Posts

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?

Microsoft Addresses Windows Remote Code Execution Vulnerabilities

Microsoft releases updates to address the CVE-2019-1181 and CVE-2019-1182 remote code execution vulnerabilities, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security says.

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.

5G Wireless Network Risk Factors: Here’s What MSSPs Need to Know

5G wireless networks create new security risks, according to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency.

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.

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.

Memo to U.S. Federal Agencies: Patch Critical Vulnerabilities Faster

A new U.S. Department of Homeland Security cybersecurity directive requires government agencies to patch “critical” vulnerabilities in 15 calendar days.

DHS on Ransomware Protection: Separate Backups, Security Training Key

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) provides security guidance to help organizations protect their data & networks against ransomware attacks.

Talent: DHS Plans 150 Cybersecurity Hires

U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) funds Cyber Talent Management System & plans 150 new cybersecurity hires by end of fiscal year 2020.

DHS Leader Kirstjen Nielsen Resigns

Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen resigns. The next DHS leader must balance physical & cybersecurity priorities.