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    Is OPM Breach Just Tip of Iceberg?

    Returning Congress Delves into Federal Cyberdefense By Eric Chabrow
    Is OPM Breach Just Tip of Iceberg?

    As federal lawmakers return this week from their Independence Day recess, Congress picks up where it left off before the break: holding hearings on the Office of Personnel Management breach that exposed the personal records of millions of government workers.

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    FFIEC Issues Cyber Assessment Tool

    Regulator: Tool to be Used in Cyber Exams in 2016 By Tracy Kitten
    FFIEC Issues Cyber Assessment Tool

    The FFIEC has released its much-anticipated Cybersecurity Assessment Tool. Hear why banking regulator Tim Segerson believes the tool is expected to be rolled into regulatory examinations by summer of 2016.

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    Wipro Develops Fraud Detection Model

    Aims at Improved Risk Management by Using Big Data By Geetha Nandikotkur
    Wipro Develops Fraud Detection Model

    Wipro has developed a fraud detection model for improved risk management using big data analytics. Can CISOs leverage it to reduce risk, enhance process efficiency and refine fraud detection algorithms?

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    Navy Red-Team Testing Moves to Business

    Beyond Pen Testing: Gauging Operational Readiness By Eric Chabrow
    Navy Red-Team Testing Moves to Business

    EdgeWave's Mike Walls, a former bomber pilot who led Navy red teams, says penetration testing is useful in analyzing bits and bytes but not the readiness of operations under attack from cyberspace. Red teams, he says, can analyze the impact on operations.

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    NIST Creating a Privacy Risk Framework

    Objectives: Predictability, Manageability, 'Disassociability' By Eric Chabrow
    NIST Creating a Privacy Risk Framework

    In assessing risk, computer security has three characteristics: confidentiality, integrity and availability. But not all of those traits help systems designers assess privacy risks. So NIST is developing a privacy risk management framework.

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