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Issue No.02 - March-April (2013 vol.11)
pp: 63-67
Roland L. Trope , Trope and Schramm LLP
Stephen J. Humes , Holland & Knight
ABSTRACT
The US, like most countries, is grappling with how to handle cybersecurity issues, especially threats to critical infrastructure. How and where should a government intervene, and which entities have responsibility for notice and action? The authors comment on a recent US Executive Order and its evolution from failed attempts to enact cybersecurity legislation. Although the details are specific to the US, the lessons are applicable to everyone.
INDEX TERMS
Computer security, Computer crime, Government policies, Computer architecture, cyberattack, cybersecurity, White House, Executive Order, EO, cyber responsibility, corporations
CITATION
Roland L. Trope, Stephen J. Humes, "By Executive Order: Delivery of Cyber Intelligence Imparts Cyber Responsibilities", IEEE Security & Privacy, vol.11, no. 2, pp. 63-67, March-April 2013, doi:10.1109/MSP.2013.29
REFERENCES
1. S. Kirchgaessner, "Obama Plan to Toughen Computer Security," Financial Times,4 Feb. 2013.