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Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Facebook briefed DHS officials last week and select lawmakers this week about its massive breach to help quell potential backlash in Washington   —  Social-media company has stepped up its cooperation with Washington as it faces the increasing possibility of more regulation
Oct 3, 2018, 11:45 AMIn context
Dustin Volz / Wall Street Journal:
Trump signs order allowing sanctions on foreign actors interfering in US elections, such as freezing assets and limiting access to US financial institutions   —  Order would allow for the freezing of assets and limiting foreign access to U.S. financial institutions
Sep 12, 2018, 3:35 PMIn context
Dustin Volz / Wall Street Journal:
Sources: President Trump has reversed classified Obama-era rules governing use of cyberweapons in an effort to loosen restrictions on such operations   —  It isn't clear what rules the president is adopting to replace the existing ones  —  President Trump has reversed an Obama-era memorandum governing …
Aug 16, 2018, 9:50 AMIn context
Dustin Volz / Wall Street Journal:
DHS announces the creation of a new center aimed at guarding the nation's banks, energy companies, and other industries from major cyberattacks   —  Vice president's remarks are strongest White House condemnation to date and come as DHS forms new cyber hub to protect critical U.S. infrastructure
Jul 31, 2018, 11:40 AMIn context
Dustin Volz / Reuters:
IronNet Cybersecurity, led by ex-NSA head Keith Alexander, raises $78M Series B led by C5 Capital with participation from ForgePoint and Kleiner Perkins   —  WASHINGTON (Reuters) - IronNet Cybersecurity Inc, a startup led by former U.S. National Security Agency chief Keith Alexander …
May 3, 2018, 1:25 PMIn context
Dustin Volz / Reuters:
Uber is updating its bug bounty policies and clarifies what it does and does not mean by “good faith” vulnerability research   —  SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Uber on Thursday plans to announce changes to how it rewards cyber researchers who report flaws in its software …
Apr 26, 2018, 11:30 AMIn context
Dustin Volz / Reuters:
Rob Joyce to return to the NSA after more than a year as White House cybersecurity coordinator; his departure follows that of his boss, Tom Bossert, last week   —  WASHINGTON (Reuters) - White House cyber security coordinator Rob Joyce will leave his post and return to the National Security Agency, a White House official said on Monday.
Apr 16, 2018, 7:10 PMIn context
Reuters:
Facebook shares closed up 4.5%, its best trading day in nearly two years, as Mark Zuckerberg testified in the first day of congressional hearings   —  WASHINGTON/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Facebook Inc Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg on Tuesday navigated through the first of two U.S. congressional …
Apr 10, 2018, 8:10 PMIn context
Reuters:
Zuckerberg met with US senators Nelson, Thune, Grassley, and Feinstein ahead of Tuesday's scheduled appearance before Senate Commerce and Judiciary committees   —  WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Facebook Inc Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg swapped his trademark T-shirt and jeans for a dark suit …
Apr 9, 2018, 7:10 PMIn context
Dustin Volz / Reuters:
US DOJ's inspector general says the FBI's order to compel Apple to assist in unlocking iPhone in February 2016 was sought before exhausting its options   —  WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Federal Bureau of Investigation did not exhaust possible solutions to unlock an iPhone connected to a gunman involved …
Mar 27, 2018, 3:00 PMIn context

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