DOD, DHS To Boost Cooperation On Cybersecurity

Law360, New York (October 14, 2010, 3:02 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Department of Defense and the Department of Homeland Security have formally agreed to boost their cooperation on cybersecurity efforts, releasing a memo that describes just how the two agencies will coordinate resources and personnel to protect against cyber attacks.

The agreement announced Wednesday lays out the terms under which the two agencies will allocate manpower, equipment and facilities in order to increase inter-agency collaboration on cybersecurity efforts.

Under the plan, cybersecurity analysts from the DOD will be embedded within DHS to support the National...
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