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Pentagon Will Help Homeland Security Department Fight Domestic Cyberattacks
NY Times ^
| Thom Shanker
Posted on 10/20/2010 8:05:53 PM PDT by Nachum
WASHINGTON The Obama administration has adopted new procedures for using the Defense Departments vast array of cyberwarfare capabilities in case of an attack on vital computer networks inside the United States, delicately navigating historic rules that restrict military action on American soil.
The system would mirror that used when the military is called on in natural disasters like hurricanes or wildfires. A presidential order dispatches the military forces, working under the control of the Federal Emergency Management Agency.
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TOPICS: News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: department; homeland; pentagon; security
posted on 10/20/2010 8:05:57 PM PDT
posted on 10/20/2010 8:08:43 PM PDT
(The complete Obama list at www.nachumlist.com)
Some might think Peichshyag fire, I tend to go with the Kirov affair.
posted on 10/20/2010 8:18:32 PM PDT
(Federalize the Fed)
posted on 10/20/2010 9:21:47 PM PDT
(Time to finish the Reagan Revolution! - RightyPics.com)
God Bless our Military???
I don’t think so.
posted on 10/20/2010 9:52:51 PM PDT
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