HHS Needs a Coordinated Cybersecurity Strategy, CHIME Exec Tells Lawmakers

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Testifying before a House subcommittee, the board chair of the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives also cautioned against making the HHS chief information security officer a presidential appointment. Coordination, not organizational reporting structure, should be the focus of federal efforts…

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US should sanction China for hacking: Rackspace exec

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Rackspace‘s chief security officer said Wednesday it was critical for the United States to impose sanctions on China in response to alleged cyber attacks. The White House is considering applying sanctions against companies and individuals in China it believes have benefited…

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Cisco cyber-sec exec cautions against malware alarmism

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans A senior Cisco cyber-security specialist has urged care when interpreting the many reports from researchers and security vendors on the spread of malware. In an email exchange with ITP.net about software vulnerability exploits, for this month’s Cyber Kung Fu Master Class,…

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