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NSA News

New alliance in the battle for cybersecurity

There is a new alliance in the battle for cybersecurity. Though neither side has confirmed it, The Washington Post recently reported that Google has asked the NSA to help investigate the mid-December cyber attack against its networks "to better defend Google - and its users - from future attack." This partnership demonstrates the increasing interdependencies between the public and private sector in defending against cyber threats.

Wednesday - 02/17/2010, 04:44pm EST

National Security Agency

Richard Schaeffer
Information Assurance Director
Sept. 3, 2009

Monday - 08/31/2009, 05:52pm EDT

Cyber review heads to final deliberations

CIO Council offers advice on improving agency input on IT security

Tuesday - 04/21/2009, 07:14am EDT

New guidelines to close 20 biggest cyber holes

The guidelines, issued Monday by public and private sector cybersecurity experts, are considered the low-hanging fruit to help agencies improve their network security immediately, says John Gilligan, a former Air Force and Energy Department chief information officer.

Monday - 02/23/2009, 08:43pm EST

Software bugs still leaving agencies vulnerable

Higher stage of maturity is necessary to secure systems

Thursday - 12/11/2008, 06:52am EST
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