Risk Management, Strategy, Incident response

Cybersecurity and the ransacking of the US Capitol

January 11, 2021
A member of the Architect of the Capitol inspects a damaged entrance of the U.S. Capitol January 7, 2021 after pro-Trump mobs stormed the building. Today's columnist, Gregory Conti of Kopidion, offers insights into how security pros are responding to last week's events. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
  • Security culture was weak.
  • Some people came prepared.
  • Items walked out of the building.
  • Intruders installed surveillance devices.
  • Classified was compromised.
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