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Report: House Subcommittee OKs Cybersecurity Defense Bill, Includes Private-Public Sharing Provision

The House homeland security subcommittee has moved to pass legislation to bolster the country’s cybersecurity posture against threats on critical infrastructure, Homeland Security Today reported Wednesday. Anthony Kimery writes the National Cybersecurity and Critical Infrastructure Protection Act of 2013, filed by House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-Texas) and …

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Lawmakers Push Obama to Shore up State Dept.’s Cyber Efforts

Two high-profile New York lawmakers urged President Barack Obama to bolster the State Department’s cybersecurity efforts, saying the recent attacks against private companies who cut off business with whistle-blower site WikiLeaks demonstrate the pressing need for new authorities. According to a report on NY1 television in New York, the proposals …

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