state and local government

How state and local governments can prepare for ransomware


Increased funding and better coordination with outside organizations are top recommendations to improve cyber-readiness.

How DHS plans to improve state and local cybersecurity this week


DHS Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas is expected to announce several changes, including a hike in the minimum amount that state and local government grant recipients must spend on cybersecurity.

Ransomware Attacks Map chronicles a growing threat


StateScoop presents a new interactive map highlighting the scourge of ransomware attacks that are growing more frequent.

Nonprofits join to help state and local governments stop cybercrime


The Multi-State Information Sharing and Analysis Center and National White Collar Crime Center will work together to educate law enforcement about cyberthreats facing state and local governments.