U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) Director Christopher Krebs addresses DHS’ progress in reducing and mitigating risks to the Nation’s election infrastructure.
Acting Attorney General Matthew G. Whitaker and Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen M. Nielsen submitted a joint report to President Donald J. Trump on February 4, 2019 evaluating the impact of any foreign interference on election infrastructure or the infrastructure of political organizations, including campaigns and candidates in the 2018-midterm elections.
Senior officials from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) met today with members of the Sector Coordinating Council (SCC) for the Election Infrastructure Subsector and conducted a classified briefing on the current cyber threat landscape for the election community.
EIS Communiqués are part of the Election Security Resources that highlight various services, and tools, such as assessments, threat information-sharing programs, network protection, best practices, incident response, and developments at the federal level.
The Election Security Resources provides resources for helping to secure U.S. election systems.
These are the agendas for the Critical Infrastructure Working Group Government Coordination Council Agendas
A secure and resilient electoral process is a vital national interest and one of our highest priorities at the Department of Homeland Security.
U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, and National Protection and Programs Directorate (NPPD) Office of Cybersecurity and Communications Assistant Secretary Jeanette Manfra address DHS’ ongoing efforts to assist with reducing and mitigating risks to our election infrastructure.
Below is the charter and membership list for the Government Facilities Sector - Election Infrastructure Subsector
U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) National Protection and Programs Directorate (NPPD) Senior Official Performing the Performing the Duties of the Under Secretary Christopher Krebs addresses DHS’ unclassified assessment of malicious cyber operations directed against U.S. election infrastructure during the 2016 elections, and the efforts to help enhance the security of election infrastructure operated by state and local jurisdictions around the country.