U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Former federal cyber security official guilty of child porn charges

A former acting director of cyber security for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services was convicted Tuesday of child pornography charges. Jurors in federal court in Nebraska convicted Timothy DeFoggi, 56, after a four-day trial. DeFoggi is the sixth person to be found guilty in connection to a large-scale investigation of three child pornography websites based in Nebraska and tied to a single administrator, according to a news release from the Justice Department. Federal officials said DeFoggi registered as a member of one of the child pornography sites in March 2012 and was active when authorities shut the website down 10 months later. Prosecutors presented evidence that...