Deputy National Security Advisor for Cyber and Emerging Technology Anne Neuberger answers reporters’ questions during the daily news conference in the Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House on September 02, 2021 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Beyond Biden cyber directive, government agencies need to manage their attack surface

Defense Digital Service cybersecurity lead Daniel Bardenstein says agencies still lack visibility into vulnerable devices living on the open internet.
Chris Krebs, DHS
Chris Krebs speaks Oct. 18, 2018, at CyberTalks in Washington, D.C. (FedScoop)

DHS orders agencies to patch faster

DHS’s Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency now gives agencies 15 days after discovery to fix vulnerabilities deemed critical.