Discuss cyber policies that are tailored for specific environments, such as small business, health care (larger organizations), and at a national level. (CO 4, 5)
Communicate challenges regarding the implementation of cyber policy. (CO 4, 5)
Examine US policy development and recommend areas for improvement. (CO 4, 5)
Discuss regulations like HIPAA and SOX as well as some challenges related to implementation. (CO 4, 5)
Discuss why some agencies and legislators seek additional cybersecurity regulation and guidance. (CO 5, 6)
In May 2009, President Obama accepted the recommendations of the Cyberspace Policy Review. Some of the recommendations included selection of an Executive Branch Cybersecurity Coordinator, closer coordination between the White House and the public and private sectors, greater investment in security-related technology and practice, facilitation of cybersecurity awareness in the classroom and the boardroom, and the promotion of a unified national effort against cyber incidents.