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With help from Congress, to require the kind of technological improvements

President Biden just signed a national security directive aimed at boosting defenses against ransomware attacks and the hacking of critical infrastructure like energy, food, water and power systems. The directive sets performance standards for technology and systems used by private companies in those sectors — though it can’t force those companies to comply. As Cyberattacks […]

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A senior administration official, speaking on condition of anonymity

President Biden just signed a national security directive aimed at boosting defenses against ransomware attacks and the hacking of critical infrastructure like energy, food, water and power systems. The directive sets performance standards for technology and systems used by private companies in those sectors — though it can’t force those companies to comply. As Cyberattacks […]

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For reference, almost 90% of the country’s critical infrastructure

President Biden just signed a national security directive aimed at boosting defenses against ransomware attacks and the hacking of critical infrastructure like energy, food, water and power systems. The directive sets performance standards for technology and systems used by private companies in those sectors — though it can’t force those companies to comply. As Cyberattacks […]

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Hacks Are Prompting Calls For A Cyber Agreement

President Biden just signed a national security directive aimed at boosting defenses against ransomware attacks and the hacking of critical infrastructure like energy, food, water and power systems. The directive sets performance standards for technology and systems used by private companies in those sectors — though it can’t force those companies to comply. As Cyberattacks […]

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The government may draw up the standards, but it’s up to private

President Biden just signed a national security directive aimed at boosting defenses against ransomware attacks and the hacking of critical infrastructure like energy, food, water and power systems. The directive sets performance standards for technology and systems used by private companies in those sectors — though it can’t force those companies to comply. As Cyberattacks […]

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“We’ve been trying to minimize the impact to the local medical system

Organizers at the Tokyo Summer Olympics have reported one of the highest daily increases of coronavirus cases since they started keeping records on July 1. Since Wednesday, 24 people linked to the Games have tested positive — including three athletes. That brings the total of Olympic-related officials to catch the virus to 193 people, including […]