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Executive Order on Cybersecurity

Posted May 12, 2017

President Trump signed the “Presidential Executive Order on Strengthening the Cybersecurity of Federal Networks and Critical Infrastructure”, designed to improve the nation’s cybersecurity and protect critical infrastructure from cyberattacks.  The order outlines three key priorities for the Trump administration’s efforts in cyberspace: protecting federal networks, updating antiquated and outdated systems and directing all department and agency heads to work together so that the federal I.T. is viewed as one enterprise network.  Read articles in Reuters and USA Today.