Press (Filtered by Cybersecurity)

McCaul Statement on Cybersecurity Executive Order

Washington, D.C. - House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) issued the following statement on President Trump’s Executive Order “Strengthening the Cybersecurity of Federal ...

May 12, 2017

McCaul Responds to Intelligence Community ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) released the following statement in response to the Intelligence Community’s assessment on Russian activities ...

January 6, 2017

McCaul on Russian Interference in the ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) issued the following statement regarding Russia’s attempts to interfere in the U.S. presidential ...

December 12, 2016

McCaul: Bills Strengthen International ...

WASHINGTON D.C. – Cybersecurity is a top national security challenge and an issue that Congress continues to grapple with. Today, the House of Representatives passed two pieces of legislation to ...

November 29, 2016

McCaul Statement on Russian Government Attempts ...

Washington, D.C. - House Homeland Security Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) today issued the following statement in response to the announcement by the Office of the Director of National Intelligence ...

October 7, 2016

House Passes Six Committee Bills to Protect the ...

WASHINGTON D.C. – Today, the House of Representatives passed six bills to improve various Department of Homeland Security (DHS) efforts to keep us safe. These bipartisan bills seek to provide ...

September 27, 2016

Committee Releases Updated Encryption Report

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee, Michael McCaul today released an update to the committee’s report on encryption and its impact on law enforcement and ...

September 27, 2016

McCaul on Administration’s Cyber Incident ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Over the last two years, Congress passed several important cybersecurity bills, authored by Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) and others, that enhanced our nation’s cyber defenses ...

July 26, 2016

House Passes Two Homeland Security Bills ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The House today moved key legislation to promote innovation and increase collaboration between the federal government and emerging technology developers and firms. Chairman ...

June 21, 2016

Fox News Opinion: We cannot allow ISIS to harness ...

After the Paris and Brussels attacks, Americans are rightfully worried about ISIS operatives infiltrating the United States to plot attacks. Since 2014, more than 80 ISIS-linked individuals have ...

April 26, 2016

Chairman McCaul Statement on the Justice ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) released the following statement on the Justice Department’s decision to end a court battle against the tech ...

March 28, 2016

McCaul, Warner Lead Bipartisan Coalition to ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, in a show of bipartisanship and bicameral cooperation to address the growing national security threat of “going dark,” House Homeland Security Committee Chairman ...

February 29, 2016

Ensuring DHS is prepared to fight cyberattacks

Bloomberg Government regularly publishes insights, opinion and best practices from our community of senior leaders and decision-makers. This column is written by Congressman Michael ...

January 27, 2016

McCaul Prebuttal to State of the Union

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul today released the following prebuttal to President Obama’s State of the Union address: “President Obama came ...

January 12, 2016

How to unite privacy and security — before the ...

Sunday, December 27, 2015 By Michael McCaul and Mark Warner Michael McCaul, a Republican from Texas, is chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee. Mark Warner, a Democrat from Virginia, ...

December 27, 2015

Landmark Cybersecurity Legislation Included in ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Every day, our government and businesses are under attack. Countries such as China, Russia, Iran, and North Korea carry out cyber-attacks while cyber thieves steal the ...

December 18, 2015

Homeland Security Subcommittee to Mark-up ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The House Homeland Security Committee will hold the following subcommittee markup tomorrow. WEDNESDAY, January 15 at 2 p.m. Subcommittee on Cybersecurity, Infrastructure ...

September 14, 2015

House Homeland Security Committee Schedule for ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The House Homeland Security Committee has announced the following events for next week. TUESDAY, February 4 at 10 a.m. Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security ...

September 14, 2015

Homeland Security Committee to Markup Legislation ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The House Homeland Security Committee will hold the following markup tomorrow. WEDNESDAY, February 5 at 10:00 a.m. House Homeland Security Committee Markup 311 ...

September 14, 2015

McCaul Op-Ed: Enhancing Privacy in Cybersecurity ...

A silent war is being waged against America in cyber space, and we are losing ground to our adversaries. Cyber espionage is being conducted against our government and U.S. businesses; the ...

August 5, 2015

McCaul Introduces Cyber Legislation to Defend ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – With vulnerable federal networks under constant attack and personal information of federal civilian employees being stolen, House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael ...

July 30, 2015