Obama: Military Twitter hack shows importance of cybersecurity

Obama: Military Twitter hack shows importance of cybersecurity

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President Barack Obama said during a Tuesday meeting with congressional leaders that the hack of the U.S. military's Central Command Twitter account shows why lawmakers need to do more to shield Americans from cyberattacks

"With the Sony attack that took place, with the Twitter account that was hacked by Islamist jihadist sympathizers yesterday, it just goes to show how much more work we need to do — both public and private sector — to strengthen our cybersecurity," Obama said

A group known as Cyber Caliphate, which claims to support Islamic State militants,

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