Cybersecurity Public Awareness Act of 2013 (S. 1638)

The Cybersecurity Public Awareness Act of 2013 (S. 1638) was introduced in October 2013 by Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI). This might be the government’s attempt at transparency. If enacted it would mandate that the Department of Homeland Security, the FBI and the Securities and Exchange Commission the provide annual reports that inform the public about cyber threats and incidents. Here’s a summary of the bill provided in govtrack.com written by the Library of Congress. The bill was referred to committee on October 31, 2013.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s