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EDM Monday Briefing: Papua New Guinea Quake, Winter Weather, Yahoo Breach

Emergency and disaster management briefing for December 19, 2016: A large earthquake brings tsunami warnings in the Pacific island nation of Papua New Guinea; winter storms result in at least 13 deaths nationwide in the past week; President Obama declares a major disaster in Tennessee following devastating wildfires; the latest Yahoo data breach is the largest cyber attack of all time; Louisiana declares a public health emergency due to water contamination; and the Texas town of Corpus Christi lifts its citywide water system ban.

EDM Wednesday Briefing: Earthquake, Terror Threat, Snow Warnings, Tainted Candy, Missing Airplane

EDM Monday Briefing: Police Officers Shot, Train Derails, DHS Focuses on IoT Security

Emergency and disaster management briefing for November 21, 2016: Three officers were shot in separate incidents across the nation on Sunday, leaving one dead and two injured; DHS focuses on securing the IoT; a 6.4 magnitude earthquake strikes Argentina and Chile; the death toll continues to rise in a train derailment near Kanpur, India; Tropical Depression Sixteen forms in the western Caribbean; the Pinnacle Mountain fire in South Carolina is now the county's largest in history; a blizzard slams Minnesota, ending its longest growing season on record; and the U.S. Army offers hackers an opportunity to exploit its systems.

Akamai Reports Big Increases in DDoS Attacks