Your Government and World Events

A View of World Events and Your Government You May not Have Considered

I am a volunteer counselor, specializing in Small, Veteran-owned, Minority-Owned and Woman-Owned Businesses, offering free assistance in business planning, operations, marketing and other aspects of starting and successfully operating a small enterprise. 2 Tours in US Army Vietnam. Retired from 36 Years in the Defense Industrial Complex after working on 25 major weapons systems, many of which are in use today in the Middle East. Receives many inquiries from small companies wishing to enter or enhance their position in federal government contracting.

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Ken Larson 12:29 pm - Your Government and World Events

Federal Government Supply Chain Needs Work Against Foreign Influence

Fortinet settled allegations under the False Claims Act it sold the U.S. military technology it falsely labeled as American-made. Tech titan Cisco agreed to pay $8.6 million to settle claims it knowingly sold surveillance equipment with cybersecurity vulnerabilities to the government. Aventura, was charged weeks ago with selling vulnerable Chinese-made technology to the U.S. military.
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Ken Larson December 9 - Your Government and World Events

Afghanistan And The Pentagon Decades Long War With the Truth

“THE AFGHANISTAN PAPERS A secret history of the war ” U.S. officials constantly said they were making progress. They were not, and they knew it. The U.S. government tried to shield the identities of the vast majority of those interviewed for the project and conceal nearly all of their remarks. The Post won release of the documents under the Freedom of Information Act after a three-year legal battle.
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Ken Larson December 8 - Your Government and World Events

States Are At Cyber Security Crossroads

These enterprises are clearly feeling the wear-and-tear of phishing, malware, and ransomware attacks that must feel like a daily occurrence. Ultimately, there needs to be a mindset shift by organizations to not operate with fear of cyberattacks but to embrace the challenge. Operate with the attitude that cyberattacks happen.
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