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DOE Establishes Fellowship to Support Industry-Government Collab on Operational Tech; Dan Brouillette Quoted

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The Department of Energy has initiated an effort to foster collaboration between the government's national security experts and the energy industry's operational technology managers. DOE said Wednesday its OT Defender Fellowship tasks Idaho National Laboratory to help critical infrastructure security practitioners gain an increased understanding of cybersecurity.

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Sen. Angus King Announces New Commission to Advance Cyber Strategy

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Sen. Angus King (I-Maine) launched a new commission that would implement a strategy for cyber space by pursuing three strategic options: deterrence, international agreement and persistent engagement, Breaking Defense reported Monday. “One of the motivations of this is that, right now, the cyber responsibility is scattered throughout the federal government,” King said of the new 14-member commission.

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New Commission Established to Recommend on National Cyber Policy, Strategy

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Sen. Angus King, I-Maine, and Rep. Mike Gallagher, R-Wis., will co-chair a commission intended to assess and address the cyber threats facing the country. The Cyberspace Solarium Commission consists of 14 members working to build cyber policy on recommendations, hearings, intelligence and homeland security discussions, King's office said Thursday. The group's establishment stems from the 2019 National Defense Authorization Act.

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