Cybersecurity Why the private sector is key to cybersecurity By Sean D. Carberry Mar 01, 2017   The private sector needs to be “supported by,” not simply “supporting” the government in order to improve national cybersecurity, witnesses told members of Congress at a March 1 House Armed Services Committee hearing. In a wide-ranging hearing on […]

Yahoo’s CEO Marissa Mayer won’t be getting certain bonuses, according to a filing with the SEC on Wednesday, as the fallout from the massive security breach continues to roil the company. Last month Verizon was able to cut price tag for the tech-giant by $350 million because of that very same security breach.  Continue Reading […]

A House panel on Wednesday approved a bill designed to encourage federal agencies to adopt cybersecurity framework developed by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST).  The House Committee on Science, Space and Technology approved the bill largely along party lines, despite opposition from Democrats to provisions in the bill requiring NIST to evaluate […]

Defending its curbs on global websites such as Facebook and Twitter, China has released a new white paper on its cyber strategy that underlines Beijing’s emphasis on “sovereignty” as opposed to a truly global Internet. China’s paper underlined how many countries, such as China and Russia, are pushing the vision of “sovereign” nationally-administered and controlled […]