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Former Navy Sec. Richard Danzig: Gov’t Must Trim Complex IT Systems to Bolster Cybersecurity

Richard Danzig, former secretary of the U.S. Navy, believes the U.S. government will be able to build up its cybersecurity by eliminating unnecessary information technology systems, ...
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Security Experts Warn of Sophisticated Cyber Threats

Industry and government information security professionals have observed that hackers are using more sophisticated methods and tools in their attacks on enterprise data, Federal News ...
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NORTHCOM Nominee Bill Gortney Voices Cyber Concerns at Confirmation Hearing

Navy Adm. William Gortney believes the U.S. lacks the measures needed to defend critical infrastructures against cyber risks, FCW reported Friday. Sean Lyngaas writes that Gortney raised ...
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Council of Governors, DoD, DHS Approve Joint Cyber Plan; Terry Branstad Comments

The Council of Governors, Defense Department and Department of Homeland Security have inked a joint cybersecurity action plan with the goal of helping to bolster the country’s cyber ...
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Xceedium’s Ken Ammon on Cyber Prevention, Detection Balancing Act

Xceedium Chief Strategy Officer Ken Ammon says forging paths toward both prevention and detection of cyber intrusions can help play a role in federal information technology’s efforts ...
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Jack Lew: Cyber Intrusions ‘Not Insurmountable’ for Public, Private Sectors

Jack Lew Treasury Secretary Jack Lew has delivered a speech to highlight efforts in the public and private effort sectors to fight cyber incursions. The official sought to illustrate Wednesday how ...
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IBM’s Dan Chenok, John Lainhart: Threat Visibility Applications Vital to DHS’ CDM Program

Dan Chenok and John Lainhart, both executives at IBM Corp., believe applications for monitoring network threats and vulnerabilities are central to the Department of Homeland Security’s ...
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Jim Piche: DHS, GSA Prepare for 2nd Phase of $6B Continuous Monitoring Program

The Department of Homeland Security and the General Services Administration plan to award six contracts under phase two of a government-wide continuous monitoring and diagnostics initiative, ...
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DHS Outlines Infrastructure’s ‘Cyber-Physical’ Convergence in Quadrennial Review

The Department of Homeland Security  has released its second quadrennial review to highlight its core homeland security goals in an effort to address growing threats, Emergency Management ...
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DHS Develops 4-Year Plan to Bolster National Security, Cyber Protections; Alan Cohn Comments

The Department of Homeland Security has crafted a strategic plan for the next four years to safeguard national borders and critical infrastructure from security threats, FCW reported ...