DHS Seeks More Infosec Funds for 2012

March 3, 2011
Cyber Security, FedCyber Wire
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via Gov Info Security

Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano, testifying before the Senate Appropriations Committee Wednesday, characterized securing and safeguarding cyberspace as one of the department’s six primary missions.

“Today’s threat picture features an adversary who evolves quickly and who is determined to strike us here at home – from the aviation system and the global supply chain to surface transportation systems, critical infrastructure and our cyber networks,” Napolitano said. “To safeguard and to secure cyberspace, the budget increases resources to identify and reduce vulnerabilities in our nation’s key cyber networks.”

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