RealNews

Yoran Rejects Claims Of Slow Progress In Securing Key IT Systems

In an exclusive E-mail interview, the director of the Homeland Security Department’s National Cyber Security Division denies that progress has been slow and outlines recent accomplishments. Earlier this month, Sen. Joseph Lieberman, D-Conn., the ranking Democrat on the Senate Government Affairs Committee, said in a letter to Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge that efforts by the Bush administration to secure key IT systems that support the nation’s critical infrastructure have been “vague and weak.” In an exclusive E-mail interview, the director of the Homeland Security Department’s National Cyber Security Division, Amit Yoran, rejects charges that progress has been slow and addresses the division’s recent accomplishments. Full Story

OODA Analyst

OODA Analyst

OODA is comprised of a unique team of international experts capable of providing advanced intelligence and analysis, strategy and planning support, risk and threat management, training, decision support, crisis response, and security services to global corporations and governments.