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Cybersecurity pros want to stop talking about a ‘cyber 9/11’

For nearly two decades, government analysts have warned of a “cyber 9/11” or a “cyber Pearl Harbor” following the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attack, whose 20th anniversary is tomorrow. Those warnings – focused on the dangers of a catastrophic cyberattack with 9/11-level consequences – started as early as 2003 and peaked early in the Obama administration when cyberspace was beginning to …

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The Cybersecurity 202: Cyber experts give Biden top marks at six months

At his six-month mark in office, President Biden is making the right moves to ensure the United States is safer in cyberspace, according to an overwhelming majority of cybersecurity experts we polled.  Biden’s term has been marked by a string of cyber cataclysms starting with cleaning up the SolarWinds Russian espionage campaign, which was discovered …

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