Homeland Security to detail IT attacks

Monday, 18 June 2007, 12:00 AM EST

Officials from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security will hold a hearing on Capitol Hill on June 20 to discuss the findings of an investigation into the agency's own problems in battling electronic attacks and IT systems intrusions.

In a hearing labeled "Hacking the Homeland: Investigating Cyber-security Vulnerabilities at the Department of Homeland Security," officials are scheduled to detail their findings in response to requests from Congress to test the agency's IT security defenses.

At InfoWorld.

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