Latest Global Cybersecurity Agenda Stories

2010-03-02 08:00:00

ARMONK, N.Y., March 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced a company-wide cybersecurity initiative to apply its research, services, software and technology expertise to help government and other key clients improve the security and resiliency of their IT and business systems. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090416/IBMLOGO) Under this initiative, the company is establishing the IBM Institute for Advanced Security to help government and private sector clients,...

2010-02-04 12:13:00

WASHINGTON, Feb. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Speaker Nancy Pelosi issued the following statement today after the House passed the Cybersecurity Enhancement Act, a bipartisan bill to improve cybersecurity in both the private and public sectors. The House passed the bill by a vote of 422 to 5.

2009-12-22 13:46:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA), the leading public private partnership in cybersecurity education and awareness, today applauded President Obama's appointment of Howard Schmidt as Cybersecurity Coordinator. Mr.

2009-10-31 08:45:00

Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano cut the ribbon Friday on a high-security, state-of-the-art unified command center that will coordinate the nation’s cybersecurity efforts.

2009-10-01 11:00:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 1, /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) and the U.S.

2009-05-29 11:35:00

WASHINGTON, May 29 /PRNewswire/ -- The White House today released the Cyberspace Policy Review, summarizing the findings of input from industry, academia, liberty and privacy communities, state governments, international partners, and the legislative and executive branches.

2009-05-06 11:38:00

Effective cybersecurity programs will improve global commerce and the interaction between governments and the governed according to the report, which gathers insights from Deloitte member firm security leading professionals from Asia, Europe and the Americas. WASHINGTON, May 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Governments around the world need to address cybersecurity urgently in order to mitigate the threat of disruption to government operations and commerce, and to facilitate sustainable economic growth.

2009-02-18 06:30:00

Federal records show that the number of reported cyberattacks on US government computer networks rose by more than 40 percent last year.

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