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NGA to Help States Work on Cybersecurity Ahead of 2020 Election

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The National Governors Association picked six states to enhance interagency operations and communications ahead of the 2020 election. Arizona, Hawaii, Idaho, Minnesota, Nevada and Virginia will work with NGA’s Homeland Security and Public Safety division to boost cybersecurity, promote cooperation and create statewide response plans for attacks on election systems, the organization said Wednesday

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NGA to Help States Work on Cybersecurity Ahead of 2020 Election

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The National Governors Association picked six states to help in the development of strategies to enhance interagency operations and communications ahead of the 2020 election. Arizona, Hawaii, Idaho, Minnesota, Nevada and Virginia will work with NGA’s Homeland Security and Public Safety division to boost cybersecurity, promote cooperation and create statewide response plans for attacks on election systems, the organization said Wednesday

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Air Force, NNSA Deploy Mock Nuclear Bombs From B-2 Stealth Bombers

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The U.S. Air Force and National Nuclear Security Administration have conducted two flight tests that had joint test assemblies of B61-7 and B61-11 nuclear bombs released from two separate B-2A Spirit stealth bombers. NNSA said Thursday JTAs are mock weapons that do not contain nuclear materials but are built to feature sensors and …

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Computer Virus Infects Predator, Reaper Drones

U.S. Predator and Reaper drones have recently been affected by a computer virus. The virus was detected two-weeks ago by the military’s Host-Based Security System, as reported by Wired.com. It has logged pilots’ every key stroke as they fly missions over Afghanistan and other war zones remotely. Currently, it is …

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