- Associated Press - Sunday, May 15, 2016

NEWTON, Mass. (AP) - Cybersecurity experts from the FBI and the Department of Homeland Security will be at Boston College this week for a simulation of a cyberattack.

Technology experts from Boston College, California-based cybersecurity firms FireEye, Inc. and Mandiant, and legal experts will also participate in the event Wednesday. The mock incident will be followed by a discussion on the legal and technical challenges when responding to a cybersecurity incident.

More than 100 representatives from the commercial industry and state and local government sectors are expected to attend.

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