Posts (Filtered by Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Protection Subcommittee)

Maximizing the Value of Cyber Threat Information ...

The purpose of this hearing is to explore ways the Department of Homeland Security can maximize the value of cyber threat information shared by the government and identify and utilize the most ...

November 15, 2017

Public-Private Solutions to Educating a Cyber ...

The Subcommittee on Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Protection of the Committee on Homeland Security and the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Development of the Committee on Education ...

October 24, 2017

Examining DHS’s Cybersecurity Mission

At this hearing Members will hear from key officials within the National Protection and Programs Directorate (NPPD) at the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) on NPPD’s cyber mission, authorities ...

October 3, 2017

Challenges of Recruiting and Retaining a ...

The purpose of this hearing is to provide members the opportunity to hear from witnesses who have studied the issues of cybersecurity workforce recruitment and retention, as well as those who have ...

September 7, 2017

The Current State of DHS’ Efforts to Secure ...

This hearing will examine the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) current efforts in securing federal networks.  Members will hear from government witnesses regarding DHS’ programs that ...

March 28, 2017

The Current State of DHS Private Sector ...

The purpose of this hearing is to hear from private sector stakeholders on the value and effectiveness of current engagement with the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). Private sector engagement ...

March 9, 2017

Value of DHS’ Vulnerability Assessments in ...

The purpose of this hearing is to examine threats to the  nation’s critical infrastructure, including threats from terrorists and nation state actors. The Subcommittee will examine the ...

July 12, 2016

Oversight of the Cybersecurity Act of 2015

The purpose of this hearing is to examine industry perspectives and the recommended path forward for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in their implementation of the Cybersecurity Act of ...

June 15, 2016

Enhancing Preparedness and Response Capabilities ...

This joint hearing will examine how the Department of Homeland Security is assisting states in preparing for and responding to cyber attacks. Additionally, Members will hear from state officials on ...

May 24, 2016

Cyber Preparedness and Response at the Local Level

This field hearing, occurring at 11 a.m. CT and 12 p.m. ET, will provide Members an understanding of how State and local officials prepare for, respond to and investigate cyber incidents. ...

April 7, 2016

The Role of Cyber Insurance in Risk Management

The purpose of the hearing is to examine the potential opportunities to promote the adoption of cyber best practices and more effective management of cyber risks through cyber insurance. The ...

March 22, 2016

Emerging Cyber Threats to the United States

Cyber threats from nation states such as China, Russia, North Korea and Iran are exponentially increasing and have evolved in new ways that pose even greater risks to the U.S. Homeland and our ...

February 25, 2016

Wassenaar: Cybersecurity & Export Control

This joint hearing with the Subcommittee on Information Technology of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform will allow both government and industry witnesses to address the impact of the ...

January 12, 2016

H.R. 3305, EINSTEIN Act of 2015

A bill introduced by Rep. Will Hurd (R-TX), to help enhance American network security and mitigate cybersecurity risks. Full text of H.R. 3305, EINSTEIN Act of 2015, as introduced on July 29, ...

December 21, 2015

Examining the Mission, Structure, and ...

This hearing will allow Members of the Subcommittee to question DHS’ senior leadership on whether or not the proposed reorganization would provide a clear mission, streamline the organization’s ...

October 7, 2015

Subcommittee Markup: H.R. 3490, H.R. 3493, H.R. ...

Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection, and Security Technologies Subcommittee to hold markup: H.R. 3490, the Strengthening State and Local Cyber Crime Fighting Act, introduced by Rep. John ...

September 17, 2015

Committee Print, the DHS Science and Technology ...

A Committee Print to strengthen and improve the Science and Technology Directorate at the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). Full text Committee Print. Subcommittee Markup September 17, ...

September 16, 2015

H.R. 3510, the Department of Homeland Security ...

A bill introduced by Rep. Cedric Richmond (D-LA) to require the Secretary to develop a cybersecurity strategy for the Department of Homeland Security. Full text H.R. 3510 as introduced on ...

September 16, 2015

H.R. 3493, the Securing the Cities Act of 2015

A bill introduced by Rep. Dan Donovan (R-NY) to establish the Securing the Cities program which will enhance the ability of the United States to detect and prevent terrorist attacks and other high ...

September 16, 2015

H.R. 3490, the Strengthening State and Local ...

A bill introduced by Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-TX) to authorize the National Computer Forensics Institute. Full text H.R. 3490 as introduced on September 11, 2015. Subcommittee Markup September ...

September 16, 2015

Subcommittee Hearing: Promoting and Incentivizing ...

This hearing will examine the potential benefits of expanding the Support Anti-Terrorism by Fostering Effective Technologies (SAFETY) Act to include cybersecurity and will review if this legislative ...

July 28, 2015