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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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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. 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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Cyber Command chief details threats to U.S.

Keith Alexander says to protect military networks government must focus on several key areas, including hunting for malware and working with stakeholders.

By August 5, 2010

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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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White House reportedly considers civilian NSA chief

As the role of the US National Security Agency continues to be examined, the White House thinks about picking a civilian to replace outgoing Gen. Keith Alexander, reports The Hill.

By November 9, 2013

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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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Former NSA director speaks out on spying, Stuxnet, defense

Despite claims to the contrary, General Keith Alexander argues that the NSA is actually doing its part to protect US citizens.

By May 8, 2014

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NSA chief talks surveillance tactics over dinner

A director from the Stanford Center for Internet and Society sits down to dinner with NSA Director Keith Alexander to talk about leaked documents and government spying.

By August 22, 2013