Security of Federal Information Systems
Witnesses testified about the vulnerabilities of the federal government’s computer systems, how hackers could exploit these vulnerabilities and on what federal agencies should be doing to strengthen the management of its information systems.
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James Adams Chief Executive Officer I-Defense Security
Jack Brock Director General Accounting Office->Information Management and Technology
Roberta Gross Inspector General NASA
Kevin D. Mitnick Computer Hacker (Former)
Fred Thompson U.S. Senator [R] Tennessee
Ken Watson Official Cisco Systems
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Mr. Koskinen talked with reporters about the apparent successful transition into the year 2000 by computer systems…
Telephone lines were opened for audience comments on the projected year 2000 computer problems.
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Digital Future Issues
Representative Upton spoke about congressional legislation concerning digital technology and the Internet.