Tag: Jeh Johnson


Former DHS boss says ‘no evidence’ of tampering in 2016 vote count

June 22, 2017

Via: FCW

At a House hearing, former Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson testified that Russian interference in U.S. elections did not extend to manipulating vote counts, as far as he knows. “I know of no evidence that through cyber intrusions votes were […]

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Appropriators appear to back more cyber spending

February 25, 2016

Via: FCW

Lawmakers at a budget hearing appeared cautious but receptive to proposed increases to the Department of Homeland Security’s cybersecurity budget as Secretary Jeh Johnson continued to pitch them on the progress made last year. Rep. John Carter (R-Texas), chairman of […]


DHS chief looks to Congress on visa waiver gaps

November 25, 2015

Via: FCW

Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson wants Congress to help close data gaps that some say could provide a backdoor entrance for terrorists. Read More on FCW


US-China cyber agreement not a cure-all, says Jeh Johnson

October 14, 2015

Via: Robert Bartley

Recent commitments between China and the United States on cybersecurity are not a cure-all for the problems between the two powers in cyberspace, said Homeland Security Department Secretary Jeh Johnson during testimony last week. Johnson said that while the agreements […]