Congress creates new cybersecurity agency

(Source: Progressive Railroading, November 19, 2018)

Congress last week passed legislation creating the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) within the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS). The new bill (H.R. 3359), which President Trump has signed, reorganizes DHS's National Protection and Programs Directorate (NPPD) into a new agency and prioritizes its mission as the federal leader for cyber and physical infrastructure security, according to a DHS press release.

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Tuesday, November 20, 2018
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