Anti-hacking security boosted on state voting systems

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Although Mississippi’s voting systems are relative safe from internet hacks, state election officials are becoming increasingly vigilant about security. Among them is U.S. Rep. Bennie Thompson, who has urged the state’s elections chief, Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann, and his The…

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Healey: State ready for hacker attacks

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Attorney General Maura Healey said the threat of hackers attempting to 
influence or disrupt the 
U.S. elections this fall is something that should worry all Americans, but said backup plans are in place for Bay State ballots if something should The…

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What Teens Want You To Know About The State Of Sex Ed

Remember high school sex ed? If you were lucky enough to get any curriculum on sex, it probably consisted of a couple of slides of diseased genitals, an explanation of wet dreams and maybe a real-life demo of a condom rolled onto a banana. If you found this brief and cursory explanation…

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Obama administration takes battle against Islamic State into cyberspace

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans The Obama administration has launched the first cyberwar against the Islamic State, a war that, coupled with real, not virtual, fighting, is producing one of the most encouraging on-the-ground successes in the conflict — sharply cutting into the number of The…

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State feels safe from vote hacks: No link to internet

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans The state’s top election official dismissed the possibility of computer hackers tampering with the November elections amid rising national concerns of cyber threats to voting integrity. Secretary of the State Denise W. Merrill and a top computer expert from University The…

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