Our Top Stories
Read all posts tagged Cybersecurity
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
Posted byon March 23, 2012 at 12:02 PM EDT
Federal Departments and Agencies need to focus their cybersecurity activity on the most effective controls, which the U.S. Cybersecurity Coordinator has identified as "trusted iInternet connections, continuous monitoring, and strong authentication"
Posted byon March 20, 2012 at 2:54 PM EDT
The U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control today issued guidance and licensing information to further support the free flow of information to citizens of Iran – a freedom the Iranian regime has consistently denied to its people
Posted byon February 23, 2012 at 5:00 PM EDT
The Administration’s plan will also help provide American companies a global, open Internet environment for export of digital goods and services abroad by laying the groundwork for increasing interoperability between the our Nation’s data privacy framework and those of our trading partners.
Posted byon January 26, 2012 at 1:27 PM EDT
The Administration's Head of Cybersecurity, Howard A. Schmidt, details proposed legislation to strengthen our national and economic security needs
Posted byon January 9, 2012 at 4:58 PM EDT
A new White House initiative will develop a model to help identify how secure the electric grid is from cyber threats, and test that model with participating utilities
Posted byon December 16, 2011 at 8:41 PM EDT
President Obama today announced his intent to nominate three eminenat candidates to the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board
Posted byon December 6, 2011 at 1:38 PM EDT
Today, OSTP is releasing Trustworthy Cyberspace: Strategic Plan for the Federal Cybersecurity Research and Development Program—a road map to ensuring long-term reliability and trustworthiness of the digital communications network that is increasingly at the heart of American economic growth and global competitiveness.
Posted byon October 28, 2011 at 12:45 PM EDT
The Federal government continues to take actions to improve our nation’s cybersecurity under our existing legal frameworks, but our laws need updating if we are to even the playing field with the cybercriminals