McConnell explains need for DHS-DoD cybersecurity partnership

Wednesday - 10/27/2010, 5:43pm EDT

Bruce McConnell, Senior Counselor, National Protection and Programs Directorate, DHS

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The Homeland Security Department and the Defense Department are teaming up to tackle cybersecurity challenges.

Bruce McConnell, Senior Counselor at the Department of Homeland Security's National Protection and Programs Directorate, joined the DorobekINSIDER to explain why the partnership is necessary, how the agreement will work and how privacy will be protected.

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