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By David Keene
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Topic - Keith Alexander
The Pentagon plans to more than triple its cybersecurity staff in the next few years to defend against Internet attacks that threaten national security, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Friday.
The Senate Intelligence Committee three years ago secretly considered - but ultimately rejected - alternate ways for the National Security Agency to collect and store massive amounts of Americans' phone records.
Officials in Decatur say a screen intended to keep invasive Asian carp out of Lake Decatur has been knocked loose by ice.
The U.S. military is ill-prepared for waging cyber warfare and needs to bolster defenses against the growing threat of cyber attacks against both military systems and private infrastructure, the commander of U.S. Cyber Command told Congress on Thursday.
The head of the National Security Agency warned Congress on Thursday that cyberattacks "are coming" and that American is not ready for them.
A Navy admiral is President Barack Obama's choice to be the next head of the National Security Agency, which is embroiled in controversy over its secret surveillance programs and massive collection of phone and Internet data.
A Navy admiral is the apparent choice to be the next chief of the troubled National Security Agency, which was rocked by former analyst Edward Snowden's disclosures of its secret surveillance programs that collect phone and Internet data around the world and now faces enormous pressure to change its ways.
Happy New Year. Just when you thought the National Security Agency spying scandal couldn't get any worse, it has.
Take away the National Security Agency's ability to tap into telephone records, and the nation is left unsecure — that's the claim of the head of the NSA, Gen. Keith Alexander, to the Senate Judiciary Committee.
Americans must muster the courage to confront Big Brother's spying
The U.S. government's efforts to determine which highly classified materials leaker Edward Snowden took from the National Security Agency have been frustrated by Snowden's sophisticated efforts to cover his digital trail by deleting or bypassing electronic logs, government officials told The Associated Press.
The director of the National Security Agency says he’s taking steps to curb the type of information leaks conducted at the hands of Edward Snowden from ever occurring again – by replacing workers with machines.
Gen. Keith Alexander, director of the National Security Agency and head of the U.S. military’s Cyber Command, was heckled and narrowly avoided being egged when he addressed the Black Hat corporate computer security conference Wednesday.
The House continues to debate the annual defense spending bill Wednesday and is likely to consider controversial amendments that would defund domestic data-gathering by the National Security Agency and spike President Obama's plan to arm Syrian insurgents.
The National Security Agency has tightened the rules and procedures governing insiders’ access to data after contract technician Edward J. Snowden stole a still-unknown number of electronic documents from the NSA computer systems he administered, two top Pentagon officials said Thursday.
Former NSA Director Keith Alexander famously said that he wished he could tell all 300+ million of us exactly how the agency operates.
"Right now, the White House is leading a discussion on what are the authorities needed and how do we do this," Gen. Keith Alexander, who is also National Security Agency director, told the House Armed Services Committee. "What are the authorities ... we have legally, and then given that, what do we have to come back to Congress and reshape or mold."