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680% Increase in Cyberattacks Against Government

Today’s federal cybersecurity and information technology news round-up

Federal cybersecurity and information technology news round-up:

  • Research by MeriTalk shows that an estimated $5.5 billion has been saved by the federal government organizations moving to cloud-based systems with room for another $6.5 billion more in savings a year. More here.
  • r, the Department of State‘s of enterprise network management, will be joining the Department of Homeland Security as  as director of federal network resilience. More here.
  • Gregory Wilshusen, director of information issues for the Government Accountability Office (GAO) testified before a House Homeland Security Committee panel that cyberattacks against federal IT increased by 680% in the last 5 years. More here.

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Bob Gourley writes on enterprise IT. He is a founder of Crucial Point and publisher of CTOvision.com

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