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August 14, 2022

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House Oversight draft bill orders CISA to develop federal policies for penetration testing, threat hunting

By Sara Friedman / January 12, 2022

House Oversight leaders are proposing several reforms to enhance the federal government’s cybersecurity posture by expanding CISA’s responsibilities through a program for ongoing threat hunting on agency networks and the development of OMB guidances on penetration testing and mobile device security.

The proposals are part of a “discussion draft” bill released Tuesday by House Oversight Chairwoman Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) and ranking member James Comer (R-KY) during a committee hearing on the Federal Information Security Management Act reform components of...


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