Senior Airman David Daniel, left, with the Maryland Air National Guard's 275th Cyber Operations Squadron, points out key pieces of information on cyber defense operations to Army Maj. Steven Jackson, assistant intelligence officer with with the Mississippi National Guard, and Army Staff Sgt. Nyesha Bradley, with the Louisiana Army National Guard's D Company, 769th Brigade Engineer Battalion, during exercise Cyber Shield 17 at Camp W.G. Williams in Bluffdale, Utah, in April 2017. As the cyber threat has evolved, so too have the National Guard's cyber units and capabilities, said Guard officials during a recent cyber roundtable discussion at the Pentagon. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Garrett L. Dipuma)
Photo: 100th Mobile Public Affairs Deta
Photo: 100th Mobile Public Affairs Deta

Gov. DeWine activates Ohio National Guard members to help deter Akron cyber threat

Gov. Mike DeWine authorized the military assistance.

The cyber team’s defense and cyber operations element provides forensic support and analysis as well as defensive operations, according to a press release.

On average, the cyber team annually supports 18 vulnerability and risk assessments for state and local agencies.

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