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Posted byon February 18, 2014 at 7:46 PM EDT
After a year-long sprint, the Department of Commerce’s National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) published the finalized version of the first Framework for Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity.
Posted byon December 9, 2013 at 12:28 PM EDT
Developed in 2011, the National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace (NSTIC) is a key Administration initiative to work collaboratively with the private sector, advocacy groups, public sector agencies, and other organizations to improve the privacy, security, and convenience of sensitive online transactions.
Posted byon October 29, 2013 at 4:15 PM EDT
The Obama Administration announces the start of the 45-day public comment period for the Preliminary Cybersecurity Framework
Posted byon August 6, 2013 at 11:04 AM EDT
Read about what the President and his Administration are doing to enforce cybersecurity.
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.