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Nielsen: Use of GPS technology among first 'systemic risks' to be handled by new DHS center

By Mariam Baksh / November 9, 2018

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen said use of the global positioning system, or GPS, will be one of the first “systemic risks” to be addressed by DHS' new National Risk Management Center, in an effort to create a more strategic approach to defending against cybersecurity threats.

“A lot of us think about that when we use a GPS device on our phone, whether it's Google maps or Waze, but that's also what allows us to settle our bank accounts, it's...

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