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Ex-cybersecurity chief calls on feds to step up efforts

While progress is being made in the nation’s efforts to ensure the security of its cyber assets, a revolution is needed in the federal government’s thinking in order to win the “cat and mouse game” with cyber attackers, a former senior cybersecurity official said Wednesday. “The government doesn’t know what its IT assets are,” said Amit Yoran, who resigned as director of the Homeland Security Department’s cybersecurity division last month. He added that the government is much like large multinational organizations, where cybersecurity awareness does not cut across all divisions.Full Story

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