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INSA Names Former National Intelligence Director and Ambassador John Negroponte its Board Chairman

INSA Names Former National Intelligence Director and Ambassador John Negroponte its Board Chairman - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The Intelligence and National Security Alliance (INSA) announced today that former Ambassador John Negroponte will be the new board of directors chairman. According to an INSA statement, former National Intelligence Director Negroponte will replace Fran Townsend, outgoing chairwoman of the board. “He will bring an intimate understanding of the issues facing …

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Intelligence Community Convenes for Security Forum

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With the elimination of Osama bin Laden, concerns of retaliatory strikes are growing. Add to that the anniversary of Sept. 11 quickly approaching and the United State's military involvement in the Middle East continuing to anger America's enemies, it's no wonder the Intelligence Community is bracing for some type of …

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More Must Be Done to Prepare US for Cyber Attack

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The United States has experienced a widespread cyber attack, infecting telecommunications and other IT structures throughout the U.S. infrastructure. The attacks have left the U.S. telecom and IT infrastructure virtually disabled throughout the country. While this is fortunately just a war game, the results are equally scary. Today, the Bipartisan …

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ShockWave to Hit Washington

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The Bipartisan Policy Center announced yesterday it will host a simulated cyber attack on the United States. The simulated attack, called Cyber ShockWave, will be held Feb. 16 and will examine how the government would work to respond to a cyber attack. Former CIA Director General Michael Hayden and the …

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