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CISA chief Krebs orders stress test of cyber agency’s teleworking capabilities over coronavirus fears

March 13, 2020 |
Sara Friedman

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Agency has ordered its workforce to telecommute today in a test of the agency’s capabilities to work-from-home in the event of federal government-wide mandate for teleworking, as the number of coronavirus cases continues to rise in the D.C. metropolitan area.

“The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency Director Christopher Krebs approved an agency-wide federal employee telework event this Friday, March 13, 2020,” said CISA spokesperson Sara Sendek in a statement to Inside Cybersecurity. “This telework event will...


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