State and local IT officials aim to follow Biden cybersecurity order, survey finds


SolarWinds found that while not bound to it, many state and local IT officials are trying to adopt parts of the White House's cybersecurity directive.

FireEye CEO: 'We are getting sucker-punched in cyberspace'


Kevin Mandia offered a blunt assessment of the cyberthreat landscape in an address to a conference hosted by New York State.

Cyber should play a bigger role in state IT acquisition, NASCIO says


Cybersecurity should be a leading consideration in government's technology purchases, particularly in light of the SolarWinds breach, according to a new report from the National Association of State Chief Information Officers.

New guide on election system supply chains aids risk evaluations


A new report from the Center for Internet Security breaks down the components of various election systems and highlights their potential vulnerabilities to cyberattacks.

No evidence SolarWinds hack touched election systems, acting CISA chief says


Speaking to the National Association of Secretaries of State, Acting CISA Director Brandon Wales also addressed the agency's work to combat misinformation.

Three states affected in suspected Russian hack


CISA said the breach of SolarWinds network software that's compromised several federal agencies also poses a "grave risk" to state and local governments.