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ID:

704

Date:

2014-11-10

Headline:

Federal Government Struggles To Keep Pace With Cyberattacks, Ignorant Employees

Reporter's name:

Martha Mendoza

Delay/denial:

No

Lawsuit:

No

Fees:

No

Media outlet:

Associated Press

City:

Washington, DC

Summary:

Federal agencies may face an increasing cybersecurity threat from foreign countries and independent hackers, but just as confounding is the inability of agencies to prevent employees from compromising technological security themselves, as the Associated Press learned. The AP reported that it filed “dozens of FOIA requests” in preparing the story.

Keywords:

cybersecurity, technology, hackers, phishing, malware, identity theft, data, breach, infrastructure

URL:

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/11/10/cyberattack-government-computers_n_6131134.html


Agencies:

DHS
DOD
DOEd
DOJ
FBI
GAO
NSA
STATE

States:

CA
CO
DC
IL
MI
MT
NM
NV
TX

Categories:

national security
technology


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