Trump Cybersecurity Order: Ambitious Goals, Tight Timelines

Law360, New York (May 16, 2017, 10:33 AM EDT) -- On May 11, 2017, President Donald Trump signed an executive order addressing cybersecurity risk management across three key areas: (1) federal government networks, (2) critical infrastructure, and (3) cybersecurity for the nation as a whole. The order builds upon Presidential Policy Directive 21, issued by the prior administration on Feb. 12, 2013, and orders agency heads and leaders across the executive branch to undertake a period of cybersecurity risk assessment, planning and reporting.

Taken together, the order and its mandates aim to jump-start cybersecurity risk management...
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