Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA)

Biden signs cyber bill aimed at state and local coordination

by • 2 weeks ago

The president signed two cybersecurity bills, including one that boosts CISA's coordination with state and local governments.

House sends state and local cyber coordination bill to Biden

by • 2 months ago

Lawmakers approved a cyber coordination bill firming up CISA's information-sharing relationships with state and local governments.

What the MSP alert means for local governments

by • 2 months ago

An alert from the U.S. and its allies about threats against managed service providers is a "wakeup call" for companies that local governments depend upon.

CIOs plan for cyber grants, wait for CISA's guidance

by • 2 months ago

Six months after President Biden signed the infrastructure law, CIOs and CISOs still have many questions about the cyber grants new program.

State and local governments could gain access to federal network monitoring service

by • 3 months ago

A new bill includes a pilot program letting state and local governments enroll in CISA's Continuous Diagnostics and Monitoring program.

Cyber grant program will be ready by summer, CISA official says

by • 4 months ago

Secretaries of state asked CISA how their offices will get to participate in a new cyber grant program that's still under development.

CISA director offers governors advice on talking about cyber

by • 5 months ago

Jen Easterly told a National Governors Association meeting that people "get scared of cyber because it’s seen as very technical."

CISA director tells mayors to make cyber a 'kitchen-table' issue

by • 6 months ago

Jen Easterly urged mayors to pursue more cyber hygiene and modernization — and offered an update on the new cybersecurity grant program.

Cyber grants are a 'game changer,' CISA leader tells Congress

by • 8 months ago

CISA Executive Director Brandon Wales told Congress a goal of the new program is to get state and local governments to a "common baseline."