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Bill would fund FBI cyber initiatives
Thursday - 12/22/2011, 7:52am EST
A draft funding bill provides the bureau more funding for a number of different initiatives, including training cyber field agents, monitoring cyber intrusion and fighting cyber terrorism from threats around the world.
FBI was granted the full cyber-investigation budget it asked for, about $166 million. That's an increase of 13 percent from 2011. It helps the bureau fund 42 new positions, including 14 cyber special agents.
This story is part of Federal News Radio's daily Cybersecurity Update. For more cybersecurity news, click here.