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Today's worth reading: FBI's virtual case file

There is an interesting story on the front page of the WP this morning detailing the problems with the FBI's virtual case file one year after it self-destructed.

The FBI's Upgrade That Wasn't [WP, 8.18.2006]

$170 Million Bought an Unusable Computer System

I read the first half of the story this morning, and there isn't anything really new there, but the story does present interesting details that makes the story worth reading.

Posted by Christopher Dorobek on Aug 18, 2006 at 12:15 PM


  • Cybersecurity

    DHS floats 'collective defense' model for cybersecurity

    Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen wants her department to have a more direct role in defending the private sector and critical infrastructure entities from cyberthreats.

  • Defense
    Defense Secretary James Mattis testifies at an April 12 hearing of the House Armed Services Committee.

    Mattis: Cloud deal not tailored for Amazon

    On Capitol Hill, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis sought to quell "rumors" that the Pentagon's planned single-award cloud acquisition was designed with Amazon Web Services in mind.

  • Census
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    2020 Census to include citizenship question

    The Department of Commerce is breaking with recent practice and restoring a question about respondent citizenship last used in 1950, despite being urged not to by former Census directors and outside experts.

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