Tag: Biden Administration

Biden Admin Launches Cybersecurity Initiative to Protect U.S. Water Infrastructure

On Jan. 27, the Biden administration announced it will extend the Industrial Control Systems (ICS) Cybersecurity Initiative to the water sector. The new Water Sector Action Plan outlines surge actions that will take place over the next 100 days to improve the cybersecurity of the nation’s water and wastewater systems. The action plan was developed […]

Vax Mandate, Not Lax Mandate: Security Considerations for Vaccine Mandate Compliance

Despite rising COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations driven by the delta variant, executive leaders are pushing toward a post-pandemic return-to-work model that puts employees in the office at least two days a week. HR and IT/security professionals have been feeling squeezed between a rock and a hard place trying to meet workforce health, safety, technology, data […]

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Biden, Tech Giants, and Educators Partner to Bolster Nation’s Cybersecurity

On Aug. 25, President Joe Biden met with private-sector tech giants, such as Google and Apple, and education leaders to discuss the whole-of-nation effort and workforce training needed to address cybersecurity threats. Some of the technology companies pledged billions of dollars to support cybersecurity initiatives.