Industry Split On Proposed Cybersecurity Framework

Law360, Washington (October 30, 2013, 8:44 PM ET) -- A Lockheed Martin Corp. cybersecurity leader on Wednesday came out largely in support of a recently released draft national cybersecurity framework for banks, power companies and other critical infrastructure operators, but his support was tempered by concerns from another speaker over whether the proposal might unfairly expose companies to legal liability.

According to Charlie Croom, Lockheed’s vice president for cybersecurity solutions, the U.S. Department of Commerce’s National Institute of Standards and Technology had shown “very strong leadership” in creating its draft voluntary cybersecurity framework, released last...
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