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Matthew G. Olsen, nominee for Assistant Attorney General for National Security speaks at a hearing with the Senate Select Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill on July 20, 2021 in Washington, DC. The committee met to discuss the Biden administration’s nominees for several positions within the intelligence community. (Photo by Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images)

DOJ national security division chief backs tech antitrust bill

The Justice Department said it believes the antitrust legislation will address the threat posed by the "rise of dominant platforms."
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Sens. Gary Peters, D-Mich., and Rob Portman, R-Ohio, speak to Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro Mayorkas, right, after a Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs hearing Sept. 21, 2021 in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Greg Nash – Pool/Getty Images)

The long, bumpy road to cyber incident reporting legislation — and the one still ahead

The legislation eventually garnered widespread support on its way to becoming law, but much remains unresolved.
Ukraine, Russia war
Ukrainian Military Forces servicemen of the 92nd mechanized brigade conduct live-fire exercises near the town of Chuguev, in Kharkiv region, on Feb. 10, 2022.(Photo by SERGEY BOBOK/AFP via Getty Images)

Ukraine conflict spurs questions of how to define cyberwar

Some believe Russia has already crossed the line on rules and norms governing behavior in cyberspace.
Sen. Gary Peters, D-Mich., right, speaks with Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, during a Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee hearing on June 8, 2021 in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Andrew Caballero-Reynolds-Pool / Getty Images)

Biden administration officials push Congress to shape breach reporting mandates

It's part of an ongoing dance in the legislative and executive branches between demanding and requesting private sector action.
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Christopher Wray, threats, FBI ransomware reporting
FBI Director Christopher Wray testifies on Capitol Hill. Also pictured are National Security Agency Director General Paul Nakasone, Director of National Intelligence Avril Haines and CIA Director William Burns. (Photo by Saul Loeb-Pool/Getty Images)

Lawmakers press spy leaders on lagging efforts to block foreign hackers

Lawmakers aren't satisfied that public-private partnerships will seal up visibility gaps on hacking.
WASHINGTON, DC – FEBRUARY 24: U.S. President Joe Biden holds a semiconductor during his remarks before signing an Executive Order on the economy in the State Dining Room of the White House on February 24, 2021 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Doug Mills/Pool/Getty Images)

Biden signs executive order demanding supply chain security review

The supply chain review is a matter of economic and national security, the president said.
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