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GAO: defense installation utilities at risk of cyber attack

2015/07/25

Military Times - (National) A recent report released by the U.S. Government Accountability Office warned against vulnerabilities in the military's industrial control systems (ICS) network controlling essential services to military installations worldwide. A 2018 deadline set by the Pentagon to address limited cyber defenses for the ICS will be difficult to meet due to delays and unreliable data, according to the report.

Source: http://www.militarytimes.com/story/military/2015/07/24/utility-cyber-attack/30615033/

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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