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Checkpoint Washington: May, 2012

Posted at 12:33 PM ET, 05/18/2012

House puts squeeze on military’s ‘musical arsenal’

Lawmakers approve a measure limiting Pentagon spending on bands next year

By Walter Pincus  |  12:33 PM ET, 05/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:23 PM ET, 05/16/2012

Survey: Critical sectors less attuned to cyber threat

Energy and utilities industries rank the lowest when it comes to computer and information security risk management.

By Ellen Nakashima  |  08:23 PM ET, 05/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:02 PM ET, 05/08/2012

U.N. nuclear inspector dies in Iran

The veteran inspector for the International Atomic Energy Agency was traveling in Iran’s Khondab region when his vehicle skidded off the road.

By Joby Warrick  |  12:02 PM ET, 05/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:40 PM ET, 05/04/2012

NSA’s Gen. Alexander: Companies should be required to fortify networks against cyberattack

The head of the nation’s cyberwarfare command is urging adoption of legislation to require companies providing critical services to fortify their networks.

By Ellen Nakashima  |  01:40 PM ET, 05/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Cybersecurity, Gen. Keith Alexander, National Security Agency, Cyber Command

 

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