Vicens swaps Mother Jones for CyberScoop

AJ Vicens has joined CyberScoop as a reporter covering cybercrime, nation-state threats and election security. He was most recently a staff reporter at Mother Jones, reports Politico. Vicens had been with Mother Jones for over 8 years. Vicens is also an online contributor at 5280 Magazine in Denver, Colorado. He has also worked at WKRP, […]

CNN hires Lyngaas as cybersecurity reporter

Sean Lyngaas, a senior reporter at CyberScoop, will be leaving to join CNN as a cybersecurity reporter. His new role begins in September. Lyngaas has also been freelancing for the past 9 years, with his work appearing in The Atlantic, The Economist, The New York Times, and The Washington Post, among other publications. He has […]

CyberScoop’s Vavra joins Daily Beast as a national security reporter

The Daily Beast has tapped Shannon Vavra as a national security reporter covering cybersecurity, along with a focus on national security and intelligence coverage. Her new role begins later this month. Currently, Vavra is a cybersecurity reporter at CyberScoop. Before that, she was a news reporter at Axios and has also interned at the U.S. […]

Riley departs Washington Post for CyberScoop

Tonya Riley will be joining CyberScoop as a reporter covering cybersecurity as well as helping the team build out more of its tech and privacy coverage. Her new role begins Jun. 1. Most recently, Riley was at The Washington Post covering technology and cybersecurity policy for the Technology 202 and Cybersecurity 202 newsletters as a […]