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Posted byon January 9, 2012 at 3:58 PM EST
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 7:41 PM EST
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 12:38 PM EST
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 11:45 AM EST
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
Posted byon October 14, 2011 at 4:32 PM EST
New rules allow the Federal government to streamline the customer experience and recognize real cost savings just when we need to be tightening our belts
Posted byon October 3, 2011 at 11:52 AM EST
The White House Cybersecurity Coordinator says this is a fitting time to reflect on how far we have come and how far we still need to go to secure this nation in cyberspace
Posted byon September 29, 2011 at 8:24 AM EST
The federal government is taking a significant step forward in our efforts to use continuous monitoring to more effectively and efficiently ensure the security of federal systems and networks
Posted byon September 26, 2011 at 9:15 AM EST
Following on President Obama's March 2011 Bullying Prevention Summit, Facebook, MIT, and MTV announced their efforts to help prevent cyberbullying.
Posted byon June 27, 2011 at 2:40 PM EST
Cybersecurity Coordinator Howard Schmidt announces the winners of the Stop.Think.Connect. Campaign’s Public Service Announcement Challenge which called on the public to create short videos encouraging their fellow citizens to be safe and secure online. Check out the winning PSAs.
Posted byon May 16, 2011 at 2:46 PM EST
Howard Schmidt, the White House Cybersecurity Coordinator, announces the United States’ first, comprehensive International Strategy for Cyberspace.