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Keith Alexander. U.S. CyberCom

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U.S. CyberCom launches with first commander

With Army Gen. Keith Alexander at the helm, Cyber Command is now on its mission--unifying and protecting Defense Department's computer networks against cyberattack.

By May 24, 2010

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NSA spying flap extends to contents of U.S. phone calls

National Security Agency discloses in secret Capitol Hill briefing that thousands of analysts can listen to domestic phone calls. That authorization appears to extend to e-mail and text messages too.

By June 15, 2013

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U.S. gives big, secret push to Internet surveillance

Justice Department agreed to issue "2511 letters" immunizing AT&T and other companies participating in a cybersecurity program from criminal prosecution under the Wiretap Act, according to new documents obtained by the Electronic Privacy Information Center.

By April 24, 2013

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U.S. military wants to 'protect' key civilian networks

Deputy defense secretary tries to downplay concerns that the Defense Department and the National Security Agency's cyberspace plans are overly aggressive and may not protect civil liberties.

By July 14, 2011

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U.S., China pledge cooperation on cyberwar

The countries say they want to ensure that a "crisis" doesn't develop between them in the event important servers are accessed.

By May 8, 2012

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China nabbing 'great deal' of U.S. military secrets

That's the word from National Security Agency director Gen. Keith Alexander, who also said that China was responsible for last year's RSA attacks.

By March 28, 2012

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U.S. 'not winning' war with hackers, says FBI bigwig

Shawn Henry, executive assistant director at the FBI, says that the current methods used to stop hacking are "unsustainable."

By March 28, 2012

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Crave giveaway: Lemur BlueDriver wireless car diagnostic tool

Win a portable gadget that monitors your car's performance and delivers diagnostic data straight to your smartphone via Bluetooth.

By October 23, 2014

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Google's Megan Smith named new US technology chief

Smith, a former vice president at Google X, is heading to Washington to help the Obama administration navigate the terrain at the intersection of tech and government.

By September 4, 2014

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'Internet of Things,' not privacy, to dominate at Black Hat

Security experts gather again in Vegas to show off and debate the latest in hacks and flaws, focusing this year on the latest risks facing Net-connected devices.

By August 6, 2014