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How the Government Shutdown Is Flushing Away Federal Cyber-Talent


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Government shutdown

The true consequences of the government shutdown for information security may not yet have been felt.

Credit: Gary Kemp Photography/Getty Images

The US Federal government is in the midst of the longest gap in funding for many of its agencies in history. As the "shutdown" extends into a second month, the economic impact is mounting for federal workers—including civil servants and government contractors working in IT and information security roles for the government—as well as the communities they work and live in.

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