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- The Big Data Dilemma
- Carrying On with Continuity of Operations
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- The Cyber Imperative
- Cyber Solutions for 2013 and Beyond
- The Data Privacy Imperative: Safeguarding Sensitive Data
- Expert Voices
- Federal Executive Forum
- Federal IT Challenge
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- The Modern Federal Threat Landscape
- The Path from Legacy Systems
- The Real Deal on Digital Government
- The Reality of Continuous Monitoring... Is Your Agency Secure?
- Veterans in Private Sector: Making the Transition
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July 4 breather
Wednesday - 7/4/2012, 2:00am EDT
And, if today finds you at work, that's good too. Maybe not for you, but certainly for us. Because what you are doing and where you are doing it is probably good for our health, safety and security. Even if we can't see you.
Most media outlets find that readers, listeners and viewers drop off on holidays, which makes sense. So we are saving the good stuff for tomorrow, July 5, when lots of us will be back to work. Enjoy today and check it out tomorrow.
Happy holiday. Check this space tomorrow.
NEARLY USELESS FACTOID
By Jack Moore
In the fairy tale classic Snow White, the evil queen creates a sorcerous concoction to poison the apple she gives to the unwitting princess. But Listeria monocytogenesis, dangerous bacteria more commonly referred to as listeria, could be a simpler explanation, according to Life's Little Mysteries, which provides the "science of fairy tales." Listeria can reside in a variety of foods, including apples. Last fall, more than a dozen people were killed in an outbreak traced to contaminated cantaloupe.
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