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S. Hrg. 114-398: United States Cybersecurity Policy and Threats, Hearing Before the Committee on Armed Services, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, First Session, September 29, 2015   [open pdf - 3MB]

This is the September 29, 2015 hearing held before the Senate Committee on Armed Services entitled "United States Cybersecurity Policy and Threats." From the opening statement of committee chairman John McCain: "We meet at a critical time for the defense of our nation from cyberattacks. In just the past year, the United States has been attacked in cyberspace by Iran, North Korea, China, and Russia. Indeed, since our last cyber hearing in March, these attacks have only increased, crippling or severely disrupting networks across the government and private sector and compromising sensitive national security information. Recent attacks against the Joint Chiefs of Staff, the Pentagon, and the Office of Personnel Management are just the latest examples of the growing boldness of our adversaries and their desire to push the limits of acceptable behavior in cyberspace. New intrusions, breaches, and hacks are occurring daily." Statements, letters, and materials submitted for the record include those of the following: "James Clapper, Robert Work, and Michael Rogers.

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S. Hrg. 114--398; Senate Hearing 114--398
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2015-09-29
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Government Publishing Office: http://www.gpo.gov/
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