US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. Photo: AFP via Getty Images / TNS US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. Photo: AFP via Getty Images / TNS
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. Photo: AFP via Getty Images / TNS
Cybersecurity

politico | How US agencies’ trust in untested software opened the door to hackers

  • The federal government conducts only cursory security inspections of the software it buys from private companies
  • As investigators race to assess the damage from the hacks, experts and lawmakers are calling for increased scrutiny of the third-party code

Topic |   Cybersecurity
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. Photo: AFP via Getty Images / TNS US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. Photo: AFP via Getty Images / TNS
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. Photo: AFP via Getty Images / TNS
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