The General Services Administration announced Tuesday that it is accepting advisory board member nominations for the FedRAMP cybersecurity authorization program, marking the first step in implementing recent legislation that reformed the program.
The Federal Trade Commission will mark its annual Identity Theft Awareness Week with a series of free events January 30-February 3 focused on how identity theft affects people of every community and ways to reduce your risk.
The FBI Columbia field office is leading a multi-agency law enforcement three-day training course this week aimed at better equipping investigators with tools and knowledge to address the ever-growing threat of cybercrime.
The task force aims to foster collaboration in global law enforcement agencies and cybersecurity authorities. In addition to swapping intelligence, it will share best practices policy and legal authority frameworks.
The current FCC definition of a breach relies on an intent to gain access to such CPNI, excluding instances of accidental accesses and disclosures. The proposed definition would now include such cases.
The newly created Cyber Unit falls under the state’s Office of Homeland Security and will act as a centralized cybersecurity information and response center. The unit will be led by the state’s first Cyber Director Bobby Freeman.
On Thursday, Ukraine signed an agreement to join the Estonia-based NATO Cooperative Cyber Defence Centre of Excellence (CCDCOE). Before it is official, all of CCDCOE’s members will have to sign this agreement.