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Cyber community weighs government shutdown impacts, DHS role

December 18, 2018 |
Charlie Mitchell

The limited scope of a partial government shutdown -- which could come later this week -- still leaves open the prospect of cyber attacks and heightened reconnaissance of federal networks, according to some cybersecurity leaders, while others in the cyber community say security systems won't miss a beat during a short closure.

“I'm hopeful cooler heads will prevail and there won't be a shutdown,” said James Hayes, vice president of global affairs at security firm Tenable. “But I have a...

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