• Get Ready for the State Cyber Resiliency Act: Congressional Bill Would Help Bailout State & Local Government Cybersecurity Funding Challenges

    March 3rd, 2017 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , , ,

    This may be good news for all those CISO’s with limited funds for security.

    [Congressional Representatives] introduced the State Cyber Resiliency Act, which would fund Federal Emergency Management Agency–administered grants for cybersecurity planning and implementation.

    “Despite the velocity of the threat, 80% of states lack funding to develop sufficient cybersecurity,” said Warner in a press release announcing the bill.

    Read article: Bipartisan bill would give cybersecurity grants to state and local governments

    (H/T to Crowdstrike’s Matt LeMiere)

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