Cybersecurity Reforms Likely As Contractor Support Grows

Law360, New York (March 20, 2012, 6:42 PM EDT) -- While several cybersecurity bills are competing for passage in Congress, the Cybersecurity Act of 2012, introduced by Sens. Joe Lieberman, I-Conn., and Susan Collins, R-Maine, and backed by the White House, has a broad base of industry, contractor and government support, and includes many provisions that are likely to make their way into any eventual reform, experts said.

The bill, and others like it, address several key aspects of cybersecurity reform, including creating a mechanism to safely share information on new and emerging threats, allowing the...
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