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2010-09-28 12:50:41

American keyboard warriors took place in a cyberattack on government and private computer networks on Tuesday. The "Cyber Storm III" exercise involves participants from seven U.S. government departments, such as the Pentagon, 11 U.S. states, 60 private companies and 12 international partners. The Department of Homeland Security is staging the biennial exercise.  It is the first test of the new National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center based in an office building in...

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2009-10-31 08:45:00

Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano cut the ribbon Friday on a high-security, state-of-the-art unified command center that will coordinate the nation's cybersecurity efforts. The National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center (NCCIC), located in an Arlington, Virginia, will "address threats and incidents affecting the nation's critical information technology and cyber infrastructure," the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) said. The facility will serve as the...


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