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TRUMP ADMINISTRATION MOVES TOWARD BLOCKING MORE SALES TO HUAWEI: SOURCES

Huawei | January 15, 2020

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The U.S. government is nearing publication of a rule that would vastly expand its powers to block shipments of foreign-made goods to China’s Huawei, as it seeks to squeeze the blacklisted telecoms company, two sources said. The U.S. Commerce Department in May placed Huawei Technologies Co Ltd [HWT.UL] on a trade blacklist, citing national security concerns. That allowed the U.S. government to restrict sales of U.S.-made goods to the company and a small number of items made abroad that cont...

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VULNERABILITIES, THE SEARCH FOR BURIED TREASURE, AND THE US GOVERNMENT

oodaloop | January 14, 2020

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Most weeks, it is far outside the normal job responsibilities for cybersecurity professionals to understand what the United States (or other governments) do to find or use computer vulnerabilities. Just stay patched and keep the board of directors happy. This is not one of those weeks. This week we learned that the National Security Agency disclosed to Microsoft that it had discovered a major vulnerability (dubbed CVE-2020-0601) in Windows 10. A Washington Post article, by veteran cyber journali...

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OPM ACTING DIRECTOR IN SAN ANTONIO TO PROMOTE VETERAN EMPLOYMENT INITIATIVE

U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) | January 14, 2016

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SAN ANTONIO, TX – Beth Cobert, Acting Director of the U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM), is in San Antonio today to discuss the successful implementation of the President’s Executive Order (EO) Employment of Veterans in the Federal Government. In preliminary data, for FY 2015, veterans accounted for 32.3 percent of all new Federal hires and represented 31 percent of the total Federal workforce. Here in San Antonio, veterans comprise 58 percent of the Federal workforce. Some a...

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MOZILLA, U.S. GOVERNMENT URGES FIREFOX USERS TO UPDATE

Mozilla | January 13, 2020

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Those using the popular Mozilla Firefox web browser should update immediately, warns a new U.S. Department of Homeland Security alert. According to the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency within DHS, Mozilla last week released security updates to address a vulnerability in Firefox, Firefox ESR and Thunderbird that could allow an attacker to take control of an affected system. The agency said users and administrators should review Mozilla’s security advisories for Firefox 72.0....

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TRUMP ADMINISTRATION MOVES TOWARD BLOCKING MORE SALES TO HUAWEI: SOURCES

Huawei | January 15, 2020

The U.S. government is nearing publication of a rule that would vastly expand its powers to block shipments of foreign-made goods to China’s Huawei, as it seeks to squeeze the blacklisted telecoms company, two sources said. The U.S. Commerce Department in May placed Huawei Technologies Co Ltd [HWT.UL] on a trade blacklist, citing national security concerns. That allowed the U.S. government to restrict sales of U.S.-made goods to the company and a small number of items made abroad that cont...

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VULNERABILITIES, THE SEARCH FOR BURIED TREASURE, AND THE US GOVERNMENT

oodaloop | January 14, 2020

Most weeks, it is far outside the normal job responsibilities for cybersecurity professionals to understand what the United States (or other governments) do to find or use computer vulnerabilities. Just stay patched and keep the board of directors happy. This is not one of those weeks. This week we learned that the National Security Agency disclosed to Microsoft that it had discovered a major vulnerability (dubbed CVE-2020-0601) in Windows 10. A Washington Post article, by veteran cyber journali...

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OPM ACTING DIRECTOR IN SAN ANTONIO TO PROMOTE VETERAN EMPLOYMENT INITIATIVE

U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) | January 14, 2016

SAN ANTONIO, TX – Beth Cobert, Acting Director of the U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM), is in San Antonio today to discuss the successful implementation of the President’s Executive Order (EO) Employment of Veterans in the Federal Government. In preliminary data, for FY 2015, veterans accounted for 32.3 percent of all new Federal hires and represented 31 percent of the total Federal workforce. Here in San Antonio, veterans comprise 58 percent of the Federal workforce. Some a...

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MOZILLA, U.S. GOVERNMENT URGES FIREFOX USERS TO UPDATE

Mozilla | January 13, 2020

Those using the popular Mozilla Firefox web browser should update immediately, warns a new U.S. Department of Homeland Security alert. According to the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency within DHS, Mozilla last week released security updates to address a vulnerability in Firefox, Firefox ESR and Thunderbird that could allow an attacker to take control of an affected system. The agency said users and administrators should review Mozilla’s security advisories for Firefox 72.0....

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