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Posted byon June 10, 2013 at 12:00 PM EDT
The White House releases its quarterly update on the federal government’s progress to achieve the Cross-Agency Priority Goal on Cybersecurity. Our aim is for executive branch departments and agencies to achieve 95 percent implementation of the Administration’s priority cybersecurity capabilities by the end of fiscal year 2014.
Posted byon March 7, 2013 at 8:01 PM EDT
The White House Cybersecurity Coordinator met with thousands of cybersecurity practitioners and stakeholders and got feedback on President Obama's plan to develop cybersecurity standards, improve public-private information sharing, and ensure privacy and civil liberties protections.
Posted byon February 13, 2013 at 7:39 PM EDT
President Obama issued an Executive Order directing federal departments and agencies to use their existing authorities to provide better cybersecurity for the Nation, efforts that will by necessity involve increased collaboration with the private sector.
Posted byon February 5, 2013 at 11:02 AM EDT
A new inter-agency working group will be responsible for developing plans to implement an Internet safety approach to address online violent extremism, coordinating the federal government’s activities and assessing our progress against these plans, and identifying additional activities to pursue for countering online radicalization to violence.
Posted byon November 30, 2012 at 7:20 PM EDT
President Obama is committed to the multi-stakeholder, bottom-up, and decentralized governance structure that has been at the core of the Internet’s success and continues to be the bedrock of U.S. global Internet policy.
Posted byon October 15, 2012 at 4:04 PM EDT
The White House Cybersecurity Coordinator joined leaders to discuss the importance of National Cyber Security Awareness month, and offers some basic steps to be more secure at home.
Posted byon August 1, 2012 at 5:18 PM EDT
The White House Cybersecurity Coordinator highlights some recent initiatives in cybersecurity preparedness.
Posted byon July 23, 2012 at 3:00 PM EDT
The American people deserve to know that companies running our critical infrastructure meet basic, commonsense cybersecurity standards, just as they already meet other security requirements
Posted byon May 25, 2012 at 12:19 PM EDT
A new initiative will help ensure our electricity grid is secure and resilient against cyber threats.
Posted byon May 21, 2012 at 2:17 PM EDT
The White House Cybersecurity Coordinator reports on the progress made on meaningful ways to secure our nation’s critical infrastructure