The Washington Post – Russian hackers who disrupted 2016 election targeting political parties again, Microsoft says

CSO Online – Election security tatus: Some progress on ballot integrity, but not on Russian interference

CIO Dive – How a government security framework reduces third-party risks

FedScoop – CDM system integrators filling asset-management gaps since pandemic hit

Inside Cybersecurity – Sen. Warner cites China challenges on 5G, artificial intelligence in call for stronger public-private partnerships

Air Force Magazine – Air Force Must Change the Way It Thinks to Win New Age of Information Wars

Federal News Network – Lawmakers cautiously optimistic about creation of national cyber director

Meritalk – CMMC Assessors Hitting Open Market in Early 2021, CMMC-AB Estimates

Meritalk – NIST’s Ross, FBI’s Ugoretz Look Ahead to 2021 Cyber Challenges

CSO Online – CMMC bakes security into DoD’s supply chain, has value for all businesses

Breaking Defense – NSA Prepares Unclassified Threat Reports — From Home

Defense News – How does the Pentagon’s AI center plan to give the military a battlefield advantage?

The Cyber Wire – Influence operations, state-directed, hacktivist, and enthusiast. Election meddling. A sad illustration of the difficulty of content moderation.

CyberScoop – NSA’s Cybersecurity Directorate is still figuring out how to measure success

National Cybersecurity News – #computersecurity | #comptia | NSA’s Cybersecurity Directorate is still figuring out how to measure success

Meritalk – Pandemic Propelling Telehealth Development by Factor of Years, Officials Say

Defense Systems – CMMC reciprocity guidelines are still a work in progress

Executive Biz – System Integrators Help Agencies Address IT Asset Management Gaps; ManTech’s Dan Smith Quoted

Meritalk – As DHS Moves to New NOSC Model, CIO Hopes to Improve Continuity of Operations

The Cyber Wire – CISA on election security. Effects of sanctions on Huawei, ZTE.

Real Clear Defense – Air Force Must Change to Win New Age of Information Wars

CNBC – No signs of hacks on computers used to record and tally votes, says top U.S. election protection official

Federal News Network – POTUS pick to lead OPM accused of ‘lacking commitment to federal merit system’

FCW – Kessel Run works through growing pains

Executive Gov – Maria Roat: Zero Trust, Quantum Concepts Key to Fortifying Federal Systems

C4ISMET – Eliminating geographic bias could be key in information fight

Breaking Defense – Sen. Warner Knocks Congress On Election Security, IOT & Huawei

Yahoo News – Warner: Congress has dropped the ball on election security

MSN – Warner: Congress has dropped the ball on election security

CIO Dive – From VPNs to zero trust, coronavirus shaped security priorities

CNBC – Top US election protection official: no sign of infrastructure hacks

Next Gov – COVID Could Spur Reduced Reliance on Classified Sources of Cyber Intelligence

VOA News – US Voters Told to Be Patient with Presidential Election Results

Reuters – Top U.S. federal election protection official says no sign of infrastructure hacks

FCW – CMMC reciprocity guidelines are still a work in progress

FedScoop – Maria Roat: Agencies must keep emerging tech in mind as they modernize security

FedScoop – New Air Force deputy CIO says her dedication to IT ‘foundation’ won’t change

Meritalk – CISA’s Ware Sees Pandemic-Driven Workforce Efficiency Boost

IIOT Connection – Krebs Outlines Three Threat Lines Amid COVID Pandemic

C4ISRNET – Air Force looking at how to defend JADC2 systems

SIGNAL Magazine – Pandemic Shifts Workforce Indefinitely