White House Tried Barring Senior Lawmakers From Blaming Russia for Cyber Attacks

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans The White House attempted to prevent top Democrats on the House and Senate Intelligence Committees from publicly confirming the Russian government was behind the recent cyber attacks against political computer systems. Senior administration officials, including White House Chief of Staff The…

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8 New Uses For Old Things Around The House, According To Toddlers

We don’t know anyone cleverer, kookier, or more creative when it comes to thinking than toddlers. Toddlers are part scientists and part artists. These little geniuses walk around our homes finding new uses for ordinary objects all the time. For example, you see a shirt sleeve … but they see…

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White House Announces the First Federal Chief Information Security Officer

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Cybersecurity governance just got a leg up in federal government. An ongoing effort from the Obama administration to shore up the nation’s digital defenses was punctuated Sept. 8 by the creation of the first federal Chief Information Security Officer (CISO). The…

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White House Seeking Public Feedback On Cybersecurity Trends

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans WASHINGTON—The White House Commission on Enhancing National Cybersecurity is asking for public feedback about cybersecurity trends and promising approaches to overcoming cybersecurity obstacles. NAFCU said it is preparing a response to highlight credit unions’ cybersecurity concerns. The request for information The…

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How faulty cyber security could control who’s in the White House

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans At first, the recent revelation via WikiLeaks that the Democratic National Committee exercised a bias in favor of presidential candidate Hillary Clinton against Bernie Sanders didn’t seem like a big deal. The thousands of leaked emails seemed to highlight what the…

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House to offer bill blocking government hacking powers

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Rep. Ted Poe (R-Texas) on Tuesday will offer the companion to a Senate bill blocking a Justice Department request to expand federal hacking powers. At issue is a proposed amendment to little-known criminal procedure rules that will take effect in December…

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White House Announces Commission to Enhance National Cybersecurity

The White House on Wednesday announced a new non-partisan commission designed to gather input from experts in order to strengthen cybersecurity across both the public and private sectors in the United States. The new Commission on Enhancing National Cybersecurity will be expected to recommend “bold, actionable steps” that the U.S….

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