Shows & Panels
- The 2014 Big Picture on Cyber Security
- AFCEA Answers
- Ask the CIO
- Building the Hybrid Cloud
- Connected Government: How to Build and Procure Network Services for the Future
- Continuing Diagnostics and Mitigation: Discussion of Progress and Next Steps
- Federal Executive Forum
- Federal Tech Talk
- The Future of Government Data Centers
- The Future of IT: How CIOs Can Enable the Service-Oriented Enterprise
- The Intersection: Where Technology Meets Transformation
- Maximizing ROI Through Data Center Consolidation
- Moving to the Cloud. What's the best approach for me
- Navigating Tough Choices in Government Cloud Computing
- The New Generation of Database
- Satellite Communications: Acquiring SATCOM in Tight Times
- Targeting Advanced Threats: Proven Methods from Detection through Remediation
- Transformative Technology: Desktop Virtualization in Government
- The Truth About IT Opex and Software Defined Networking
- Value of Health IT
- Air Traffic Management Transformation Report
- Cloud First Report
- General Dynamics IT Enterprise Center
- Gov Cloud Minute
- Government in Technology Series
- Homeland Security Cybersecurity Market Report
- National Cybersecurity Awareness Month
- Technology Insights
- The Cyber Security Report
- The Next Generation Cyber Security Experts
Shows & Panels
No A's on White House cyber report card
Tuesday - 1/25/2011, 3:47pm EST
The ranking comes from the National Security Cyberspace Institute, which graded recommendations contained in the White House 60-day Cyberspace Policy Review or the so-called Hathaway Report. The recommendations are broken down into two categories - Near-Term and Mid-Term.
Institute officials say - now that the administration is over halfway through their elected term, they've had enough time to expect some progress on their near-term goals.
Among the grades they get:
- A "D" for taking almost a year-and-a-half to appoint a cybersecurity policy official.
- Another "D" for not completing an update to the national strategy to secure the information and communications infrastructure.
- A "B" for the establishment of performance metrics.
- The White House did appoint a privacy and civil liberties official to the cybersecurity directorate. But the administration got a "C" from the Institute because that official remains anonymous.
This story is part of Federal News Radio's daily Cybersecurity Update brought to you by Tripwire. For more cybersecurity news, click here.