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Posted byon March 23, 2012 at 12:02 PM EDT
Federal Departments and Agencies need to focus their cybersecurity activity on the most effective controls, which the U.S. Cybersecurity Coordinator has identified as "trusted iInternet connections, continuous monitoring, and strong authentication"
Posted byon March 13, 2012 at 7:45 AM EDT
The Federal Emergency Management Agency and the Corporation for National and Community Service announce a new partnership designed to strengthen the nation's ability to respond to and recover from disasters.
Posted byon February 21, 2012 at 8:32 PM EDT
Vice President Biden said the expanded access made possible by the Payroll Tax Cut deal will be “used for innovation, to speed wireless communication, and to fulfill a promise made to first responders after 9/11 that they would have the technology they need to stay safe and do their jobs”
Posted byon February 10, 2012 at 7:46 PM EDT
The new law is designed to clamp down on ultralight planes that are used to smuggle drugs into the United States.
Posted byon February 7, 2012 at 3:07 PM EDT
Andrew Lorenzen-Strait will work to assist individuals and communities in addressing concerns related to ICE enforcement.
Posted byon January 25, 2012 at 2:50 PM EDT
The Obama Administration is taking an important step to strengthen and protect the worldwide network of transportation, postal, and shipping assets and their supporting infrastructures
Posted byon January 9, 2012 at 4:58 PM EDT
A new White House initiative will develop a model to help identify how secure the electric grid is from cyber threats, and test that model with participating utilities
Posted byon January 5, 2012 at 3:18 PM EDT
President Obama discusses a major shift in the nation's strategic military objectives: moving away from the expansive wars in Iraq and Afghanistan and toward a different posture that emphasizes a new focus for the future.
Posted byon December 16, 2011 at 8:41 PM EDT
President Obama today announced his intent to nominate three eminenat candidates to the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board
Posted byon December 12, 2011 at 3:31 PM EDT
Janet Napolitano, Secretary for the Department of Homeland Security, joins Latino law enforcement officials to launch Spanish-language Public Service Announcements in support of the “If You See Something, Say Something™” campaign.