Anonymous Breaches the DoJ, Bomb Threat at NSA Data Center, and More

May 22, 2012
Cyber Security
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Here is today’s federal cybersecurity and information technology news:

  • Hackers from Anonymous have gained access to a  Bureau of Justice Statistics server at the Department of Justice. More here.
  • The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services’ Transformation initiative to digitize immigration paperwork has resulted in its first online immigration form. More here.
  • The U.S. Federal Trade Commission has hired privacy advocate Paul Ohm as a senior privacy adviser. More here.
  • The Air Force Air Mobility Command has issued a request for information on mobile devices where users can only access data with secure digital memory cards. More here.
  • Steven Chabinsky, deputy assistant director of the FBI’s Cyber Division, says that deterrence is the key to fighting cyber crime. More here.
  • An unsubstantiated bomb threat has halted work on the NSA’s Utah Data Center. More here.

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