Morning Security Brief: Nukes and NYC, Drone Terrorism, NSA-Google Partnership, Terrorist Interrogations, U.S. Cyberattack
By Matthew Harwood
Created 02/04/2010 - 10:20
♦ Mayor Michael Bloomberg presses Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano for more money to defend New York City from nuclear terrorism .
♦ A Pakistani newspaper calls the United States use of aerial drones over Pakistani soil "terrorism ."
♦ The National Security Agency will partner with Google to investigate a recent cyberattack that the company alleges originated in China.
♦ TIME magazine wants to know: Where was the High-Value Detainee Interrogation Group (HIG) when the Underwear Bomber was arrested on Christmas ?
♦ A cyberattack could deliver a crippling blow to the United States, Director of National Intelligence Dennis Blair told the House Intelligence Committee yesterday.