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Inside DHS' Classified Cyber Coordination Headquarters

The Department of Homeland Security recently brought its classified National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center down to an unclassified level for one day only, and InformationWeek Government was there to take photos. The facility looks and functions like a state-of-the-art network operations center and much more. The NCCIC, as it's called, is the locus of DHS-led inter-agency cybersecurity work in the federal government. That includes providing an integrated response to cyber th
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Every cybersecurity analyst has a workstation that looks something like what a gamer, a financial analyst or a designer might have on his or her desk. In this case, though, the three screens feed the analysts with all sorts of information that could be related to cyber threats. Each workstation can pull up any of four separate networks.

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