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  • BOSTON, Oct 22- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security is investigating about two dozen cases of suspected cybersecurity flaws in medical devices and hospital equipment that officials fear could be exploited by hackers, a senior official at the agency told Reuters. The products under review by the agency's Industrial Control Systems Cyber Emergency...

  • Homeland Security issues Ebola restrictions  Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 3:21 PM ET

    The U.S. Department of Homeland Security is issuing travel restrictions to prevent the spread of Ebola. CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the details.

  • Doctor says 'no system foolproof' in containing Ebola  Thursday, 16 Oct 2014 | 11:52 AM ET

    A nurse from the Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital spoke to the Today Show's Matt Lauer about the protocol in handling Ebola. Dr. Alexander Garza of Saint Louis University, provides perspective.

  • CDC improving Ebola procedures  Wednesday, 15 Oct 2014 | 1:05 PM ET

    CNBC's Meg Tirrell reports the details of the CDC conference call on Ebola after the second health care worker was diagnosed who treated Thomas Eric Duncan.

  • CDC's Frieden: Risk low for other passengers  Wednesday, 15 Oct 2014 | 1:05 PM ET

    CNBC's Meg Tirrell reports the second health care worker diagnosed with Ebola in Dallas will be transferred to Emory University Hospital.

  • CDC Director Tom Frieden, says the second health care worker diagnosed with Ebola should not have traveled on a commercial airline, despite showing no symptoms or fever at the time.

  • CDC outlines contacts of confirmed Ebola cases  Wednesday, 15 Oct 2014 | 12:57 PM ET

    CDC Director Tom Frieden, says the two health care workers diagnosed with Ebola both had extensive contact with Thomas Eric Duncan before he was diagnosed with Ebola, and he was showing symptoms.

  • CDC Director: Second patient ill, clinically stable  Wednesday, 15 Oct 2014 | 12:55 PM ET

    CDC Director Tom Frieden, addresses the second health care worker diagnosed with Ebola. Frieden says once she developed and reported symptoms, she was rapidly isolated and tested.

  • HHS Secretary: We know how to stop Ebola  Wednesday, 15 Oct 2014 | 12:52 PM ET

    HHS Secretary Sylvia Mathews Burwell, holds a conference call over the hospital preparedness and response for Ebola patients in the U.S.

  • The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee is questioning Secret Service Director Julia Pierson about recent security lapses at the White House, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.

  • A man armed with a knife jumped the White House fence last week and entered the executive mansion, an act that surprised his former neighbors in Copperas Cove, Texas. KCEN's Chris Davis reports.

  • The letter was sent to the heads of the Department of Transportation, the Department of Homeland Security, the Department of Justice and the FCC, and urged a comprehensive review of policy across jurisdictional lines.

  • Five ways to protect yourself from data breaches Saturday, 20 Sep 2014 | 1:04 PM ET

    Data breaches at retailers aren't going away but there are ways consumers can protect themselves from future heists of their payment card information.

  • North Dakota population boom  Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 7:53 AM ET

    Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, (D- N.D.), discusses how the state's growing population is impacting the housing market.

  • Sen. Heitkamp: No legal reason to deny Keystone  Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 7:06 AM ET

    Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, (D- N.D.), shares her thoughts on the outcome of getting approval on building out the Keystone pipeline.

  • Blue Dog in a Red State?  Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 7:05 AM ET

    We need to have a Congress that works, says Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, (D- N.D.), sharing her thoughts of creating bipartisanship on Capitol Hill.

  • Sen. Heitkamp: Tons of jobs in North Dakota  Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 7:03 AM ET

    Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, (D- N.D.), discusses job openings in North Dakota. I say we have zero unemployment in our state, says Heitkamp.

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 5- U.S. lawmakers have urged the Department of Homeland Security to withdraw a $190 million border security contract awarded to a company which checks government employees' backgrounds and suffered a cyber attack disclosed last month.

  • U.S. agency urged to yank vetting firm contract Friday, 5 Sep 2014 | 8:12 PM ET

    WASHINGTON, Sept 5- U.S. lawmakers have urged the Department of Homeland Security to withdraw a $190 million border security contract awarded to a company which checks government employees' backgrounds and suffered a cyber attack disclosed last month.

  • BAE reversal came after Homeland Security called Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 11:59 AM ET
    Department of Homeland Security employees work inside the National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center in Arlington, Va.

    Federal security officials contacted BAE Systems in the wake of its claim that it had stopped a purported hack attack against a hedge fund.