Michael McCaul

Basic cybersecurity standards must start with procurements, experts say


Agencies will avoid becoming victims of future hacks, like the one SolarWinds experienced, by considering the risks of software before they buy.

DHS’s ‘cyber incident response teams’ back on Congress’ radar


The teams were created by the National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center as part of its mission to share information about threats and incidents, but a bipartisan group of House members wants to fully authorize them.

Quantum computing supremacy would be a ‘digital nuclear bomb,’ Rep. McCaul says


The congressman said the Five Eyes intelligence alliance should collaborate on more technology developments, including quantum computing.

Reduced request for airport scanners earns a broadside from Rep. McCaul


The top Republican on the House Homeland Security Committee took some shots at the Office of Management and Budget over the White House's funding proposal for airport screening technology.

House Homeland Security chairman: I’m targeted daily with phishing emails


The chairman of the House Committee on Homeland Security says he has become the target of phishing emails on an “almost daily basis.”

‘A grave mistake’ — Rep. McCaul pushes back on Trump cyberdefense plan


An influential Republican congressman is pushing back against President-elect Donald Trump’s plan to increase the Defense Department’s role in defending domestic computer networks.