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Cyber nuclear threats prompt Democrats to renew call for risk review

July 10, 2017 |
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Recent reports about cyber threats to U.S. nuclear facilities prompted Senate Democrats on Friday to reiterate their call for President Trump to initiative an assessment of cyber vulnerabilities of the nation's energy infrastructure.

“The disturbing reports of the past 24 hours indicate that our adversaries are trying to take advantage of the very real vulnerabilities of our energy infrastructure’s cyber defenses,” said Sen. Maria Cantwell (D-WA) on behalf of 18 other Democrats who a sent a letter last month...

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