As the financial meltdown continues, there has still been plenty of attention on cybersecurity within the Beltway. Note these three events last week in Washington.
Budget increases. President Obama's proposed 2010 budget includes $42.7 billion for the Department of Homeland Security with cybersecurity spending included in this sum. Additionally, the budget allocates $355 million to the National Cyber Security Division. There are a few additional items that affect cybersecurity.
A new cybersecurity report. A new report from Dartmouth College's Institute for Information Infrastructure Protection (I3P) was delivered to U.S. Sens. Joseph Lieberman (I-Conn.) and Susan Collins (… Read more