We use cookies on this site to enable your digital experience. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. close

Trump Budgets $1.5B To Fund DHS Cybersecurity Efforts

Law360, New York (March 16, 2017, 9:45 PM EDT) -- President Donald Trump floated a budget blueprint for the 2018 fiscal year Thursday that sets aside $1.5 billion for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to protect federal networks and critical infrastructure from cyberattacks, funding that falls well below the $19 billion the Obama administration proposed spending on such cybersecurity initiatives last year.

The "America First Budget" blueprint put together by the White House's Office of Management and Budget lays out a spending framework that prioritizes national security and public safety while making significant cuts to...
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.