President Obama in early February assigned Melissa Hathaway, a former consultant at Booz Allen Hamilton, to review the status of the nation's cybersecurity defenses, processes, and organization and report back to him with the findings 60 days hence. The president now has the results of the Hathaway study and the findings are likely to be made public this week.
While anticipation around the Hathaway study has reached a fever pitch, the report itself is bound to be anticlimactic at best. Why? Much of the detail will be deemed as "classified" so the report conclusions will only be … Read more