Cybersecurty must go beyond Band-aid approach

Wednesday - 10/13/2010, 4:08pm EDT

Jeanette Wing, chair of the Computer Sciences Department, Carnegie-Mellon University

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To really move forward in cybersecurity, a solution that goes beyond a Band-aid approach is needed.

Jeanette Wing, the chair of the Computer Sciences Department at Carnegie-Mellon University, explained what's really needed is the development of a more open science of security.

Wing is Tom Temin's guest on the Federal Security Spotlight at 10 a.m. on Thursday.

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