back to article Obama urged to create White House cybersecurity chief

Inadequate cybersecurity is posing an unacceptable risk to US national security, according to a report released Monday that recommends President Elect Barack Obama create of a new White House post to fix the problem. The cyber chief should report directly to the President and oversee a comprehensive strategy that combines …

COMMENTS

This topic is closed for new posts.
Silver badge

Facepalm

Another day, another report ... another czar.

0
0
Happy

iamnotamanfrommars

"The document, titled Securing Cyberspace for the 44th Presidency, also proposes Obama establish a National Office for Cyberspace" ... what, no Second Life White House?

0
0

Any else thinking...

the San Francisco network blocking admin would be ideal for this job?

0
0

Who are the "others"?

"Our research and interviews for this report made it clear that we face a long-term challenge in cyberspace from foreign intelligence agencies and militaries, criminals, and others,"

Surely that can only be the press or opposition politicians - on second thoughts, politicians probably all fall under "criminals".

0
0
Silver badge
Boffin

Nominations?

How about Gary McKinnon?

0
0
This topic is closed for new posts.

Forums