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Cybersecurity taken seriously with County’s new Task Force

– “Thurston County Launches Cybersecurity Task Force”
“Thurston County officials convened a task force this spring focused on potential cybersecurity issues, designed to help the county detect and prevent cyber threats.

“The county offered details of the task force, which was created in May, in a statement last week that highlighted attacks against other cities, including one that shut down many of Atlanta’s municipal computing services for several days.”

“The outfit will coordinate cybersecurity efforts within county government and identify ways to preemptively fight attacks, according to the statement. It aims to do so both by identifying cybersecurity tools and recommending implementation strategies,” by South Sound Business.
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Click here for the Thurston County News Release.

Posted by Steve on August 9, 2018 at 12:01 am | Permalink

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