While cybersecurity legislative generally proceeds at a torpid pace, the U.S. House of Representatives actually passed the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act (CISPA) last week. The bill now proceeds to the Senate and may end up on the President's desk.
It's been about a month since I last blogged about cybersecurity legislation, so here's a brief review of where we stand.
Jon Oltsik, on Feb 16, 2012
Earlier this week, the Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee (HSGAC) introduced a cybersecurity bill that would outline the Department of Homeland Security's responsibilities for overseeing cybersecurity at privately-owned critical infrastructure organizations.