FACT SHEET: Business – Act Now to Protect Against Potential Cyberattacks

The Biden-Harris Administration has warned repeatedly about the potential for Russia to engage in malicious cyber activity against the United States in response to the unprecedented economic sanctions we have imposed.  There is now evolving intelligence that Russia may be exploring options for potential cyberattacks. The Administration has prioritized strengthening cybersecurity defenses to prepare our … Continue reading FACT SHEET: Business – Act Now to Protect Against Potential Cyberattacks

DHS Announces $1.6 Billion in Preparedness Grants

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Office of Public Affairs DHS Announces $1.6 Billion in Preparedness Grants WASHINGTON— Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro N. Mayorkas today announced $1.6 billion for eight Fiscal Year 2022 preparedness grant programs. Together, these programs provide critical funding to help state and local officials prepare for, prevent, protect against, and respond to acts of … Continue reading DHS Announces $1.6 Billion in Preparedness Grants

Free Webinar Tomorrow! Cybersecurity for Small-Medium Business

Cybersecurity for Small-Medium Business Oct 26, 2021 Tue 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM Online Please join us for an informational webinar focused on Business Cybersecurity with Jeffery McKee, Protective Security Advisor and Cybersecurity Expert. This presentation will explore the cyber essentials imperative for small business owners to plan for security, emergency response, and how to report a … Continue reading Free Webinar Tomorrow! Cybersecurity for Small-Medium Business

DHS Announces New Cybersecurity Requirements for Critical Pipeline Owners and Operators

Release Date: July 20, 2021 Transportation Security Administration issues second Security Directive WASHINGTON – Today, in response to the ongoing cybersecurity threat to pipeline systems, DHS’s Transportation Security Administration (TSA) announced the issuance of a second Security Directive that requires owners and operators of TSA-designated critical pipelines that transport hazardous liquids and natural gas to implement a number of urgently needed protections against cyber intrusions. “The lives and livelihoods of … Continue reading DHS Announces New Cybersecurity Requirements for Critical Pipeline Owners and Operators

United States Government Launches First One-Stop Ransomware Resource at StopRansomware.gov

Release Date: July 14, 2021 New website provides cybersecurity resources from across the federal government WASHINGTON – Today, as part of the ongoing response, agencies across the U.S. government announced new resources and initiatives to protect American businesses and communities from ransomware attacks. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the U.S. Department of … Continue reading United States Government Launches First One-Stop Ransomware Resource at StopRansomware.gov