U.S. Department of Homeland Security Improves America's Cyber Security Preparedness: Unveils National Cyber Alert System [January 28, 2004] [open pdf - 12KB]
In this press release, the National Cyber Security Division (NCSD) of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) unveiled the National Cyber Alert System, an operational system delivering to Americans timely and actionable information to better secure their computer systems. As part of this program, Homeland Security is making available a series of information products targeted for home users and technical experts in businesses and government agencies. These e-mail products will provide timely information on computer security vulnerabilities, potential impact, and action required to mitigate threats, as well as PC security "best practices" and "how to" guidance.
Dept. of Homeland Security: http://www.dhs.gov/