Senators revive US cybersecurity bill, with changes
After issuing a directive to focus on the mobile revolution in May, President Barack Obama has turned his sights to US telecommunications recently — to ensure the internet keeps running in the event of a natural disaster or national security emergency. In a Wall Street Journal op-ed this week, Obama has called for Congress to pass "comprehensive cybersecurity legislation" to deal with cybersecurity. Outlining a potential cyber attack on critical US infrastructure, Obama explains that no one has managed to seriously damage or disrupt networks so far. However, "foreign governments, criminal syndicates and lone individuals are probing our financial, energy and public safety systems every day," says Obama. "It doesn't take much to imagine... Continue reading…
A group of US senators has revived stalled cybersecurity legislation by offering compromises to address civil liberties concerns, an effort quickly endorsed by President Barack Obama.
Sat 21 Jul 12 from Phys.org
President Barack Obama warned of cyber threats to critical US infrastructure and called on Congress to take action in an op-ed published Friday in the Wall Street Journal.
Fri 20 Jul 12 from Phys.org
US cybersecurity efforts are hampered by attacks that go unreported by victims unwilling to divulge confidential information, a research panel said Thursday.
Thu 19 Jul 12 from Phys.org
President Barack Obama has penned an opinion piece in the Wall Street Journal. So far, no one has managed to seriously damage or disrupt our critical infrastructure networks. But foreign governments, ...
Fri 20 Jul 12 from dailywireless.org
The US needs to take the threat posed by cyber-attackers seriously, says US President Barack Obama in a newspaper article.
Fri 20 Jul 12 from BBC Technology
After issuing a directive to focus on the mobile revolution in May, President Barack Obama has turned his sights to US telecommunications recently — to ensure the ...
Fri 20 Jul 12 from The Verge
U.S. President Barack Obama is urging lawmakers in the U.S. Senate to pass a measure that will boost the nation's defenses against possible cyber attacks. In an opinion piece published in ...
Fri 20 Jul 12 from Voice of America
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