Monday, 3 April 2017

Pentagon Risks Being Hacked After Claims it is Not Using Encrypted Email, says Senator

The Pentagon, known to be guarding some of the world’s most well-kept secrets, is surprisingly still not using an encrypted email service, which could expose a trove of military data to potential hackers. The Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA), the Pentagon’s branch that oversees digital communications, failed to adopt an encrypted email service as per a letter written by Senator Ron Wyden who warned the agency for taking such a risk. DISA is responsible for providing email services to the Army, Navy, Marines and the Coast Guard.

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ORIGINAL SOURCE: IBTimes

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