One bill aims to improve agencies' website security, while another works to thwart critical infrastructure attacks.
On Tuesday it was announced that the phonemaker would purchase the voice and data encryption firm.
Out of the 237 disclosed data breaches last quarter, encryption was used in only 10 instances.
A report by Brian Krebs detailed the intrusions, which occurred between Oct. 2011 and Aug. 2012.
Symantec researchers found a new variant of the banking trojan.