Homeland Security secretary Napolitano resigns for senior post at CU

Janet Napolitano, the U.S. secretary of Homeland Security and former governor of Arizona, is being named as the next president of the University of California system, in an unusual choice that brings a national-level politician to a position usually held by an academic. Napolitano’s nomination by a committee of UC regents came after a secretive…

Report: French officials accuse US of hacking Sarkozy’s computers

By Julian Pecquet – 11/20/12 05:59 PM ET The United States used U.S.-Israeli spy software to hack into the French presidential office earlier this year, the French cyberwarfare agency has concluded, according to the newsmagazine l’Express. The magazine reported late Tuesday that the computers of several close advisers to then-president Nicolas Sarkozy – including Chief…

White House, DHS, FBI Drafting Executive Order on Cybersecurity

Sep. 21, 2012 – 09:28AM   |  By NICOLE BLAKE JOHNSON Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano told a Senate committee that that an executive order dealing with cybersecurity threats will be less effective than legislation.   (Jim Watson / AFP via Getty Images) The White House is working with the Department of Homeland Security, FBI and…