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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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    Tapping Analytics In CyberSec, Fraud

    Teradata's Ligot on Big Data's Role in Cybersecurity, Fraud By Varun Haran
    Tapping Analytics In CyberSec, Fraud

    The Big Data explosion will expand in volume, velocity and variety. Analytics are key to deriving insights from this data, particularly in cybersecurity and anti-fraud, says Dominic Ligot of Teradata Philippines.

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    GCHQ Official Avoids Privacy Questions

    Defers to Parliament Over Privacy, Surveillance Issues By Mathew J. Schwartz
    GCHQ Official Avoids Privacy Questions

    The lead cybersecurity official for Britain's GCHQ intelligence agency dismisses charges that the U.K. conducts mass surveillance. But critics question the government's introduction of the Investigatory Powers Bill.

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    President Obama Signs USA Freedom Act

    Legislation Ends NSA Bulk Collection of Phone Data By Eric Chabrow
    President Obama Signs USA Freedom Act

    Hours after the Senate approved the USA Freedom Act, President Obama signed the legislation to restrict the way the National Security Agency collects information about Americans' telephone calls.

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    Senate Set to Vote on USA Freedom Act

    Procedural Move by Rand Paul Delays Action By Eric Chabrow
    Senate Set to Vote on USA Freedom Act

    The Senate has moved closer to approving the USA Freedom Act, with a vote expected in the coming days on the House-passed legislation to provide for surveillance of Americans' phone records with approval of a court order.

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