Experts disagree on focus of cybersecurity legislation

February 9, 2012
Cyber Security, FedCyber Wire, Requirements
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Cybersecurity legislation is needed, agreed the panelists speaking Feb. 8 before the House Energy and Commerce subcommittee on communications and technology–but what that legislation should look like was a far more divisive issue.

While the telecommunications industry is doing a good job of securing its infrastructure, other sectors need regulations to force the implementation of best practices, said James Lewis, director and senior fellow in the technology public policy program at the Center for Strategic and International Studies.

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