Tags Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA)

CISA and states tell Senate more cybersecurity resources needed

by • 2 months ago

Officials from Michigan and Texas joined CISA Director Chris Krebs to tell the Senate Homeland Security Committee that despite progress in coordination, more cybersecurity aid is needed.

U.S. House bill offers $400M for state and local cybersecurity

by • 2 months ago

The bill, a potential counterpart to a measure passed by the Senate last November, would offer a substantial boost to states' cybersecurity initiatives.

DHS creates 'tabletop in a box' for local election security drills

by • 2 months ago

A new guidebook offers local election officials step-by-step drills of what to do and who to call in the event of an actual cyberattack.

Iran tension 'heightened awareness' for state and local cybersecurity, CISA chief says

by • 3 months ago

Chris Krebs, the Department of Homeland Security's top cybersecurity official, told a group of mayors to use the moment as an opportunity to improve their defenses against ransomware.