CyberWatch Director Talks About Hackers Attacking DC Institutions

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WASHINGTON (WUSA9) -- It's a story that's captured headlines for days: hackers linked to China, breaking into the cyber-systems of virtually every institution in Washington. Some security experts say those hackers could have gotten their hands on enough information to map out how power is exercised in Washington. Even the outgoing Defense Secretary Leon Panetta says cyber-terrorism is a huge emerging threat.

Casey O'Brien, the director of CyberWatch at Prince George's Community College, talked to us about the threat, how much we should worry, and how to fight the cyberwar.

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