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News You Can Use: 11/02/16



News You Can Use: 11/02/16
National Security War & tweets (Part II), Foreign Policy NSA data may have been dumped in second leak, Washington Examiner N.S.A. Appears to Have Missed “Big Red Flags” in Suspect’s Behavior, The New York Times The next president’s trade agenda: Will a new focus on enforcement strengthen or undermine global… Read More

Civilians and military respond to Hermine



Civilians and military respond to Hermine
Civilian and military emergency response teams sprang into action after Hurricane Hermine made landfall on the western coast of Florida earlier this month. Responders included the Florida National Guard’s Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear and high-yield Explosive Enhanced Response Force Package and part of Florida’s Urban Search and Rescue Team. Flooding… Read More

GAO: DoD should clarify its role during cyber incidents



GAO: DoD should clarify its role during cyber incidents
In April the Government Accountability Office (GAO) released a report suggesting the Department of Defense (DoD) clarify its roles and responsibilities for Defense Support to Civil Authorities (DSCA) during cyber incidents. The report, GAO-16-332, comes as the scale, frequency, and impact of cyber incidents grow. Cyber threats loom over U.S.… Read More

Cyber exercise improves interagency cooperation



Cyber exercise improves interagency cooperation

Earlier this month, 550 participants engaged in Cyber Guard 14-1, a two-week exercise designed to test operational and interagency coordination in the event of a domestic cyberspace incident...