Posts Tagged ‘information sharing’

Report Examines Cybersecurity Bills

Monday, June 29th, 2015

In mid June the Congressional Research Service released a report comparing three bills that address information sharing and related activities in cybersecurity…


Cybersecurity Bill Passes Senate Intelligence Committee

Thursday, March 19th, 2015

On March 13, the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence passed the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act of 2015. The bill creates additional incentives to increase sharing of cybersecurity threat information…


CSIS Report Provides Recommendations on Cyber Threat Information Sharing

Thursday, March 12th, 2015

In early March, the Center for Strategic & International Studies published a report outlining their recommendations to Congress in regard to cyber threat information sharing between the government and the private sector…


DHS Officials Push for Cyber Information Sharing

Friday, February 27th, 2015

This week, two Department of Homeland Security officials testified before a congressional panel on President Obama‚Äôs proposal on cybersecurity information sharing…


Cybersecurity, Consumer Protection Subject of White House Summit

Thursday, February 19th, 2015

Last week, Stanford University hosted the White House Summit on Cybersecurity and Consumer Protection. The summit centered around cybersecurity information sharing and the efforts private industry is taking to better protect the data of their customers…


Executive Order Calls for Information Sharing of Cyber Threat Data

Tuesday, February 17th, 2015

On February 13, President Obama signed an Executive Order to encourage and promote sharing of cybersecurity threat information within the private sector and between the private sector and government…


New Agency to Investigate Cyber Threats

Wednesday, February 11th, 2015

On Tuesday, February 10, the White House announced that it is creating a new office to sort through intelligence data about cyber threats and combat cyber attacks…


Chairman Calls for Information Sharing Legislation

Thursday, January 22nd, 2015

In an interview earlier this week, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Martin Dempsey spoke about U.S. vulnerabilities to cyber attacks. The Chairman specifically addressed threats to civilian and private infrastructure…


White House Discusses Strengthening U.S. Cybersecurity

Thursday, January 15th, 2015

On Tuesday, President Obama visited the National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center (NCCIC) where he spoke about plans to strengthen U.S. cybersecurity in 2015…


Interagency Cooperation Helpful in Countering ISIL

Thursday, December 4th, 2014

This week, Department of Homeland Security Deputy Assistant Secretary for Counterterrorism Policy Tom Warrick testified on the threat posed by ISIL and other terror groups…