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Senate panel approves data-sharing cybersecurity bill

A Senate committee gives the nod to the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act, which would make it easier for companies and the government to share data during cyberattacks.

By Jul. 8, 2014

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New UK cybersecurity training scheme prepares for hackers

Government and business are under constant cyber attack and must learn to "take the hit," says the director of a new cybersecurity training programme.

By Jun. 24, 2014

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Cybersecurity forces align as FireEye acquires Mandiant

The newly formed duo can now detect, prevent, and resolve breaches -- this could have ramifications for security firm competitors and governments accused of spying on their citizens and allies.

By Jan. 2, 2014

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US government releases draft cybersecurity framework

NIST comes out with its proposed cybersecurity standards, which outlines how private companies can protect themselves against hacks, cyberattacks, and security breaches.

By Oct. 22, 2013

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IBM acquires Trusteer to form cybersecurity lab

The tech giant agrees to purchase security firm Trusteer with the formation of an Israeli cybersecurity software lab in mind.

By Aug. 15, 2013

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White House to offer companies cybersecurity incentives

With incentives, the government aims to entice power utilities, water infrastructure, and transportation networks to sign onto its upcoming Cybersecurity Framework.

By Aug. 6, 2013

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Facebook unfriends CISPA cybersecurity bill over 'privacy'

Authors of cybersecurity bill criticized for privacy invasions used Facebook's enthusiasm to attract political support in D.C. Now the company's execs have backed away from CISPA.

By Mar. 14, 2013

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Obama hosts meeting on cybersecurity with CEOs

AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson was among the chief executives discussing cybersecurity with the president.

By Mar. 14, 2013

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Privacy backlash against CISPA cybersecurity bill gains traction

A petition to the White House asking the president to "stop" a controversial cybersecurity bill passes the 100,000 mark. The only problem: President Obama has already threatened to veto it.

By Mar. 13, 2013

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China claims it's willing to talk to U.S. about cybersecurity

Responding to a U.S. request for "constructive direct dialogue" about cyberattacks, the Chinese government says it's ready to sit down and talk.

By Mar. 12, 2013