The undated artist rendering provided by ESa shows the Sentinel-5P satellite which is the first Copernicus mission dedicated to monitoring our atmosphere. It carries the Tropomi instrument to map a multitude of trace gases and aerosols that affect the air we breathe and our climate. (ESA via AP)

Agencies ordered to prepare for GPS outage

In today’s Federal Newscast, the departments of Commerce, Defense, Transportation and Homeland Security are on the clock to figure out how best to secure…

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National Risk Management Center aims to ‘build on small things’ before broadening in scope

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White House, Pentagon cyber strategies give more leeway to fight back

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Jackie Schneider: Naval War College tests cyber attack defenses

The Naval War College recently conducted a Navy-Private Sector Critical Infrastructure Wargame to test U.S. defenses against a major cyber attack.

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Federal panel urges 11 steps to avert a cyber 9/11

The authors of a new report for the National Infrastructure Advisory Council say their diagnosis of the federal government’s cyber problems is nothing new.

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In this Monday, May 15, 2017, file photo, employees watch electronic boards to monitor possible ransomware cyberattacks at the Korea Internet and Security Agency in Seoul, South Korea. A couple of things about the WannaCry cyberattack are now pretty certain. It was the biggest in history and it’s a scary preview of things to come _ we’re all going to have to get used to hearing the word “ransomware.” But one thing is a lot less clear: whether North Korea had anything to do with it. (Yun Dong-jin/Yonhap via AP, File)

James Scott: Critical infrastructure still vulnerable

Federal News Radio has decided to remove the content of this article after recent investigative reports have called into question the credibility of the expert interviewed.

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