DHS migrating to ‘cloud-first’ identities en route to zero trust


Managing identities in the cloud will make it easier to enforce network access, says the department's CISO.

New guidelines from NIST on how to avoid cyberattacks from a nation-state


The new Special Publication 800-172 builds upon the oft-cited SP 800-171.

Friction by design: FBI, DHS disagree on when to tell victims they’ve been hacked


Competing interests exist between two of the predominant federal agencies tasked with stopping hackers from attacking the U.S., officials say, and that dynamic shapes how and when the government notifies Americans if they’ve been breached.

Kaspersky: APTs will ‘cease to exist’ in 2016


The forecast is one of many included in the lab’s 2016 cyberthreat prediction, which paints a grim picture for the future of hacking.