With more government services facing potential cyberthreats, the Department of Homeland Security is working to lower the risk and impact of potential telephone system-based attacks on 911 call centers.
A new report outlines a range of vulnerabilities, infiltration points and tactics that could be used to undermine credibility in an election or even manipulate the results.
Updates to A-130 make continuous privacy and vulnerability monitoring responsibilities of every agency.
The Barnstable Police Department thwarts ransomware attacks with technology that more frequently and inexpensively copies and stores its data.
Gov. Terry McAuliffe said he wants other states to follow Virginia’s lead in cybersecurity.
The former CIA and NSA director discusses Russia's recent hacks of Democratic party emails as well as Apple's stand against the FBI over encryption.
Public safety agencies are turning off their radio encryption over concerns of not being heard by nearby departments using older devices.
Cyber-age extortionists are preying on state and local governments, hospitals and even police departments, forcing officials to decide whether to meet the demands or risk losing their data.
DARPA, FEMA, NGA, Prince George's County, New Jersey's Parole Board and the Ark-Tex Council of Governments take top honors.
Using deception tools as cybersecurity measures can not only protect critical information, but also detect intrusions.
When it comes to the recently released movie about the famed data-pilfering National Security Agency contractor, government insiders feel that director Oliver Stone and his team should get their dramatic license revoked.
DHS has created a data framework that makes it easier to search across classified and unclassified datasets.