Chris Krebs

CISA launches contest to identify top cyber talent in government

by Dave Nyczepir • 4 months ago

The winning person or team is eligible for up to a $50,000 bonus from their home agency.

Request for border volunteers won’t have operational impact on CISA, director says

by Sean Lyngaas • 8 months ago

The Department of Homeland Security's cybersecurity agency has been asked to help send personnel to the U.S.-Mexico border.

DHS Centers of Excellence on the chopping block if Trump budget proposal holds

by Dave Nyczepir • 9 months ago

The proposed Science and Technology Directorate budget is down $231 million, and Centers of Excellence are on the chopping block.

DHS orders agencies to patch faster

by Sean Lyngaas • 9 months ago

DHS’s Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency now gives agencies 15 days after discovery to fix vulnerabilities deemed critical.

Why patch management now takes agencies 20 days instead of 149

by Dave Nyczepir • 9 months ago

CISA boosted efficiency with a binding operational directive, one of several guidances it's issued to improve cybersecurity risk postures governmentwide.

DHS preps launch of Cyber Talent Management System

by Billy Mitchell • 10 months ago

The department requested $11.4 million in fiscal 2020 to fund the launch of a modernized personnel system.

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