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Cybersecurity near top of DNI concerns

Former director McConnell wishes he spent more time on it

Tags: mngt , cybersecurity , tech , Mike McConnell , Dennis Blair , Dianne Feinstein , Christopher Bond , ODNI , Senate Select Committee on Intelligence , A-Space , C-Space ,

Monday - 01/26/2009, 06:54am EST
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How DHS cyber division protects critical infrastructure

Joe Jarzombek, the director of software assurance at the division, joined the Federal Drive with Tom Temin and Amy Morris to discuss the workshops DHS is sponsoring at the conference.

Tags: Joe Jarzombek , DHS , National Cyber Security Division , ISC(2) , Federal Drive

Monday - 09/19/2011, 11:27am EDT
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Congress hears criticisms of WH cyber proposal

Congress heard criticisms of the White House's cybersecurity proposal Friday, including claims that it provides incentives that could make the nation's critical infrastructure less secure.

Tags: technology , policy , cybersecurity , Congress , DHS , Internet Security Alliance , Larry Clinton , Melissa Hathaway , Jared Serbu , Cybersecurity Update

Monday - 06/27/2011, 09:30am EDT
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Lawmakers mull new cyber powers for FERC

The House is preparing to once again take up legislation that would grant the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission new authority to order private electrical grid operators to take emergency action in the event of a cyber attack or a new vulnerability. The power would extend to bulk electric systems and parts of the grid that supply electricity to Defense infrastructure that is critical to national security.

Tags: Congress , technology , cybersecurity , DoD , FERC , National Electric Reliability Corporation , White House , Energy and Commerce Committee , Paul Stockton , Joseph McClelland , Franklin Kramer , Stuxnet , Barry Lawson , National Rural Electric Cooperative Association , Jared Serbu

Wednesday - 06/01/2011, 07:07am EDT
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Senate committee finds few hurdles with cyber proposal

The White House's draft bill includes many similarities with the one sponsored by the Sens. Lieberman, Collins and Carper. The biggest issues are around the President's powers over the Internet during emergencies and whether there should be a Senate-confirmed cyber coordinator at DHS. Senate Majority Leader Reid is making comprehensive cyber legislation a priority this session.

Tags: technology , Joseph Lieberman , Susan Collins , Tom Carper , Phil Reitinger , Harry Reid , Jason Chipman , DHS , DoJ , Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs , NCTC , cybersecurity , liability protections , Jason Miller

Monday - 05/23/2011, 07:49pm EDT
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Slow cyber progress puts critical infrastructure at risk

Even in a year in which the Stuxnet attack targeted critical infrastructure systems and attacks on grid operators rose dramatically, operators of critical infrastructure around the world took few steps to increase their cyber defenses, a new report found.

Tags: technology , management , cybersecurity , Stuxnet , McAfee , Center for Strategic and International Studies , DHS , White House , FERC , Michael Peters , Stewart Baker , Jared Serbu , Cybersecurity Update

Wednesday - 04/20/2011, 08:30am EDT
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DHS works to block underground threats

DHS is releasing gases and fluorescent particles into Boston's subway tunnels today to study how toxic chemicals and lethal biological agents could spread through the nation's oldest subway system in a terrorist attack. Details from program manager, Teresa Lustig

Tags: Federal Drive , technology , security , management , DHS , Science and Technology Directorate , Teresa Lustig , Suzanne Kubota , subway ,

Friday - 08/20/2010, 09:40am EDT
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Federal cyber roles debated

New threat: Hackers look to take over power plants

Tags: Federal Drive , Cybersecurity Update , cybersecurity , DHS ,

Wednesday - 08/04/2010, 08:30am EDT
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