SAM.gov hackers used spearphishing, spoofing, credential theft
An executive whose company was affected the breach of GSA's SAM.gov portal explains how it all went down.
Government not ‘sitting on hundreds of zero days,’ former NSA official says
“We disclose something like 90 percent of the vulnerabilities we find,” said Richard Ledgett.
NSA deputy says U.S. cyberattack responses must improve
The way that U.S. government agencies respond to cyberattacks against the private sector from nation-state or other high-level adversaries is “fundamentally flawed” and needs to change, an NSA official said.
Trump’s Homeland pick highlights doubts on DHS cyber role
By picking retired Marine Gen. John Kelly as secretary of Homeland Security, President-elect Donald Trump has amplified concerns about DHS’s role in defending the nation in cyberspace under his administration.
Apache Spot: open source big data analytics for cyber
An open source program that analyzes IT network flows and packet data at cloud scale to let defenders identify anomalous behavior has been donated to the Apache Software Foundation.