Cybersecurity Framework Key To Calming Breach Backlash

Law360, New York (February 12, 2014, 10:06 PM EST) -- Despite its voluntary nature, the cybersecurity framework released by the Obama administration Wednesday is poised to become a vital part of data security plans for the vast array of businesses that are struggling to craft protections that withstand scrutiny following a breach, attorneys say.

The 41-page “Framework for Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity,” developed by the National Institute of Standards and Technology in collaboration with industry groups, identifies existing best practices and provides assessment tools to help critical infrastructure operators implement safeguards in a way that is...
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