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Industry needs government help to protect infrastructure, GAO study says

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January 10, 2012
Cyber Security, Education, FedCyber Wire, Requirements
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U.S. critical infrastructure protection is a patchwork process depending primarily on voluntary public- and private-sector cooperation that could leave large portions inadequately protected, according to a recent study by the Government Accountability Office.

There is no lack of cybersecurity guidance for protecting infrastructure operated by the private sector, but government could do a better job of providing advice and assistance to non-regulated industries in protecting themselves, GAO concluded.

via Government Security News, continued here.