Cyber security – a main concern for the US... a main concern for the US. Sen. Joe Lieberman joins Andrea Mitchell Reports to reflect on the 11th anniversary of 9/11 and talk about the threats to America's cyber security. Share This: facebook · twitter · googleplus. Related videos; Transcript ...
Obama Drafts Cybersecurity Executive OrderAfter Congress failed to pass cybersecurity legislation this summer, the president was left with no other choice but to use his executive authority, according to Alan Paller, director of research for the SANS Institute, a cybersecurity training and ...
House targets cybersecurity, transparency in 2013 continuing resolutionThe legislation adds funding to a handful of programs, including for Homeland Security Department cybersecurity efforts, as well as for processing veterans disability claims, nuclear weapons modernization, weather satellite launches and other programs ...
Policy Position or Prognostication? Cybersecurity in the Democrats'For federal IT market watchers, one of the areas of particular interest is cybersecurity and while there are some similarities between the two platforms there are also key differences.
'We Can't Wait' for CybersecurityThe mostly Republican opponents to the Obama administration-backed Cybersecurity Act recognize the urgency for cybersecurity legislation, but they have fundamental disagreements with the bill's supporters over the need for government-endorsed IT ...
Sen. Coats uses 9/11 to showcase cybersecurity as next big threatSen. Dan Coats (R-Ind.) used the anniversary of Sept. 11 to highlight a looming security threat - a cyberattack. Coats said Congress must act on the cybersecurity bill before it's too late, comparing it to the intelligence breakdowns ahead of 9/11.
County Exec Calls for Cybersecurity Funding on 9/11Leopold also focused on the expansion of cybersecurity classes at Anne Arundel Community College. The college's board of trustees expanded the number of classes offered in the field by leasing a new location near Arundel Mills.
Napolitano to discuss cybersecurity in PhillyPHILADELPHIA -- Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano will be discussing cybersecurity in an address to a conference in Philadelphia.
On 9/11: cyber security and powerAs we all know, actual cyber security measures aren't discussed publicly, so I'll provide a raft of links to our work covering, essentially, "how to think about cyber security"—that is, those fuller discussions that I'll merely touch on here and ...
OC cybersecurity firm pays $10.5 million for technologyCosta Mesa-based ISC8, formerly Irvine Sensors Corp., has purchased key technology and customer accounts from Bivio Networks Inc. in Pleasanton for up to $10.5 million in cash and stock.
US Naval Academy to hold cybersecurity symposium as school works subject ...WASHINGTON - The U.S. Naval Academy will hold a symposium on the history and future challenges of cybersecurity. Andrew Phillips, the academy's academic dean, announced the October conference during a meeting on Monday with the school's Board ...
The AM Roundup: Voting Changes, Cybersecurity, Froyo in SCOTUSVote changes: Before last year, just two states, Georgia and Indiana, had voter-ID laws. Since Republicans took control of many state governments in 2010, 10 states have adopted such laws.
Commission authorizes GPA cyber security planThe Guam Consolidated Commission on Utilities authorized the adoption of the Guam Power Authority's cyber security plan yesterday, allowing GPA to begin implementing the plan, which will protect its grid.
Collins: Congress should continue work on cybersecurity despite executive orderCollins was a key co-sponsor of a sweeping cybersecurity bill by Sen. Joe Lieberman (I-Conn.) that failed to pass the Senate in August.
Naval Academy announces cybersecurity symposiumAndrew Phillips, the academy's academic dean, said the conference will feature a panel on the alliance of the private and public sectors in developing cybersecurity. The keynote speaker will be Kevin Mitnick, a former hacker who served jail time for ...
The Grill: NASA's Adrian R. Gardner works to manage cybersecurity challengesComputerworld - Every year, Temple University's Fox School of Business chooses an IT executive for its Information Technology Leader Award, in recognition of the individual's leadership in the use and development of IT in business.
A Cybersecurity Executive Fiat Is a Very Bad IdeaThere are reports circulating that the White House has drafted an executive order to implement cybersecurity regulations. Congress—the representatives of the people— could not come to a sufficient level of agreement needed by the Constitution to pass ...
How Much Power Will the Obama Administration Seize in the Name of ...The failure of cybersecurity legislation in Congress was regarded as "a blow to the White House"—heaven knows why—so the plan appears to be to go ahead and regulate without congressional approval.
White House prepares CISPA-like cybersecurity Executive OrderWith Congress still unable to iron out a cyber-security bill that both sides of the Legislative Branch can get behind, the White House has drafted an Executive Order that they will roll out if efforts on Capitol Hill remain unproductive.
Another Fall, Another Push By SOPA Supporters As Congress ReturnsLast fall, the House introduced its now infamous Stop Online Piracy Act, a misguided attempt to police the Internet in a way that would have done more harm than good by creating collateral damage to the Internet and cybersecurity . Congress tried to ...