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DHS reports surge in cyber attacks against critical infrastructure

In 2011, companies reported 198 cyber incidents to the Homeland Security Department a nearly 383 percent increase above 2010, according to a June 28 report from the Industrial Control Systems Cyber Emergency Response Team (ICS-CERT). Companies reported nine such incidents in 2009., when DHS opened ICE-CERT to help protect private-sector operators critical infrastructure from "emerging" cyber threats.

Wednesday - 07/04/2012, 05:15pm EDT

Agencies with virtualized computer systems open to cyber attacks

Federal agencies running virtualized computer systems might be vulnerable to a new cyber attack. The warning comes from the U.S. Computer Emergency Readiness Team.

Monday - 06/18/2012, 08:35am EDT

US-CERT chief Randy Vickers resigns

US-CERT chief Randy Vickers resigns. His resignation is effective immediately.

Friday - 07/22/2011, 09:23pm EDT

What are the big cybersecurity issues?

Federal News Radio's Executive Editor Jason Miller joins host Mark Amtower for a wide-ranging discussion of how the nation's cybersecurity efforts have changed over the years.
May 2, 2011 (Encore presentation May 9, 2011)

Monday - 05/02/2011, 10:34pm EDT

DHS CERT hunts new cyber worm

New Microsoft patches to be released

Friday - 09/10/2010, 08:30am EDT

DHS CERT cybersecurity not secure, finds IG

The federal agency in charge of protecting other agencies from computer intruders was found riddled with hundreds of high-risk security holes on its own systems.

Thursday - 09/09/2010, 08:30am EDT
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