https://www.upi.com/Top_News/US/2019/01/18/Federal-shutdown-inviting-major-cyberattack-in-US-experts-say/2551547771530/

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Jan. 18 (UPI) -- Experts are concerned that the ongoing partial government shutdown is leaving the United States wide open to risk of major cyberattacks, because those manning U.S. security systems aren't working. Thousands of employees at two government agencies that monitor national cybersecurity haven't worked in nearly a month, risking hacks and data theft. The Massachusetts Institute of Technology's Technology Review said 45 percent of employees at the Homeland Security Department's Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency and 85 percent of staff at the National Institute of Standards and Technology have been furloughed. A spokesman for the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Se... Full story

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