Intel tests remote kill switches on laptops

Cybersecurity Update – Tune in weekdays at 30 minutes past the hour for the latest cybersecurity news on The Federal Drive with Tom Temin and Amy Morris (6-10 a.m.) and DorobekInsider with Chris Dorobek (3-5 p.m.). Infosecuritymag.com reports, laptop thieves will be left with a high tech doorstop on their hands when the anti-theft technology is triggered.

  • NASA’s CISO is changing the way the agency complies with FISMA. He’s pushing a concept called continuous monitoring, and on this week’s Federal Security Spotlight, he tells host Tom Temin more about his actions and why he thinks it will help the agency in the future. Listen to the whole show tomorrow at 10 a.m.

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