cyber security

Florida secretary of state Laurel Lee speaks at pre-legislative news conference on Tuesday Oct. 29, 2019, in Tallahassee, Fla.
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Florida’s Secretary of State Laurel Lee says her department needs more money to help with elections security.

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October is National Cyber Security Awareness month and it comes in the wake of attacks on local and state governments that have cost millions to fix. Now business and state leaders are urging Floridians to get smart about their online protection.