Trump adds congressional cybersecurity leadership to transition team

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Trump still hasn’t picked leaders for the government’s two largest cybersecurity-focused agencies — the departments of Defense and Homeland Security. Though President-elect Donald Trump has yet to nominate new leaders for the government’s two largest cybersecurity-focused agencies — the departments The…

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China likely hacked U.S. banking regulator: congressional report

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans The Chinese government likely hacked computers at the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation in 2010, 2011 and 2013, according a congressional report on Wednesday that cited an internal investigation by the banking regulator. “Even the former Chairwoman’s computer had been hacked by…

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Congressional Sanctions against North Korea: An Iran Re-do?

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans For much of the past decade since North Korea first tested a nuclear device, there has been a debate over whether and how much to apply sanctions pressure on North Korea and those who do business with it. This debate has…

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Airlines for America applauds House approval to restore congressional oversight to CBP preclearance approval process

Top Priority Sector:  airport_aviation_security Airlines for America (A4A), the industry trade organization for U.S. airlines, has applauded House action requiring U. Read More…. For more information go to http://www.NationalCyberSecurity.com, http://www. GregoryDEvans.com, http://www.LocatePC.net or http://AmIHackerProof.com View full post on National Cyber Security

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Chinese telecom firms present security threat, says Congressional report

Mark Rockwell Top Priority Sector:  infrastructure_protection Image Caption:  Huawei Chinese telecommunications gear makers Huawei and ZTE pose a threat to U.S. national security and those doing business with the companies should find another vendor, said a report from a House intelligence committee investigating the companies. The sharply critical report from…

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Congressional homeland security leaders defend fusion centers

Mark Rockwell Top Priority Sector:  federal_agencies_legislative Image Caption:  Sen. Joe Lieberman (I-CT) The leaders of the House and Senate homeland security committees defended DHS’ fusion centers in the wake of a scathing Senate subcommittee report calling the facilities an ineffective, unbridled, sometimes inept, cash drain. Homepage position:  10 read more…

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Ongoing budget cutbacks could affect congressional security

Those responsible for congressional security warned Senate appropriators Thursday that budget cuts could eventually have a negative impact. “At some point, the price will Read more… View full post on could security – Yahoo! News Search Results View full post on National Cyber Security

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