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Bossert doubtful on 'cyber moonshot,' preferring to focus on risk management
The problem with a "moonshot" is that it implies an end-state where the goal has been reached, White House homeland security adviser Tom Bossert said Tuesday.
Bossert promises new national cybersecurity strategy
Trump administration officials are working on a new national cybersecurity strategy, building on the president's executive order earlier this year, homeland security adviser Tom Bossert said Tuesday.
New cybersecurity partnership makes it easier for Israeli companies to sell to U.S. authorities
“The meetings this week will focus on a range of cyber issues," Bossert said. "Critical infrastructure, advanced R&D, international cooperation, and workforce."
Trump signs long-awaited cybersecurity executive order
President Trump signed an executive order on cybersecurity Thursday, saying his administration will begin to manage cyber-risk across the U.S. government as a whole, hold agency heads personally responsibility for the protection of their networks and place modernization of federal IT at the heart of efforts to bolster computer security.
Software vulnerability disclosures by NSA will continue under Trump, officials say
The disclosure process currently followed by federal agencies — which guides exactly how and when the government should tell tech firms about flawed computer code they find — is in no immediate danger of termination under the Trump administration, current and former U.S. officials said.