Deputy National Security Advisor for Cyber and Emerging Technology Anne Neuberger announced Monday morning that the White House would be closing its coordinating groups for the SolarWinds and Exchange hacking campaigns. It's a move that may signal a return to normalcy, both for the government's all-hands response to the two incidents and to a functioning interagency system many saw as "atrophied."
In a statement sent to reporters Monday morning, Neuberger wrote: "Due to the vastly increased patching and reduction in victims, we are standing down the current [unified coordinating groups] surge efforts and will be handling further responses through standard incident management procedures."
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