Patrick Gallagher of the National Institutes of Standards and Technology (NIST) outlined the Obama administration’s cybersecurity… read more
Patrick Gallagher of the National Institutes of Standards and Technology (NIST) outlined the Obama administration’s cybersecurity framework for infrastructure security. The framework, released by NIST, gives guidelines for companies to improve cybersecurity, and steps for responding to and recovering from a cyberattack. Following Mr. Gallagher’s speech, other leading cybersecurity experts joined the panel discussion.
“Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity: The Cybersecurity Framework and Beyond” was held at the Brookings Institution. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Patrick D. Gallagher Director Department of Commerce->National Institute of Standards and Technology
- Dean Garfield President and CEO Information Technology Industry Council
- Cameron F. Kerry Distinguished Visiting Fellow Brookings Institution->Governance Studies Program
- Ian Wallace Visiting Fellow Brookings Institution->Center for 21st Century Security and Intelligence
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