The President

The Review Group’s Final Recommendations

The President met with the Review Group on Intelligence and Communications Technologies on December 18th to discuss the Group’s comprehensive final report of recommendations. Members of this group included: Richard Clarke, Michael Morell, Geoffrey Stone, Cass Sunstein and Peter Swire, all of whom are experts in counterterrorism, intelligence, privacy and civil liberties.

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Critical Infrastructure and Resilience Month

President Obama has declared this month Critical Infrastructure and Resilience month. In his proclamation, the President recognized that our nation has become increasingly dependent on physical and digital critical infrastructure.

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Preliminary Cybersecurity Framework

The preliminary version of the Cybersecurity Framework was released yesterday, October 29th, for a 45 day comment period. The completed version of the Framework will not be released until February 2014. This 45 day comment period

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National Cyber Security Awareness Month

The President proclaimed October 2013 National Cyber Security Awareness Month. This declaration marked the 10th Anniversary of Cyber Security Awareness Month, which is sponsored by the Department of Homeland Security. According to the DHS, they invested in

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Review Group Meets With the President Before National Preparedness Month

The Review Group on Intelligence and Communications Technologies met with the President for the first time since its establishment on August 27, 2013. Members of this group include Richard Clarke, Michael Morell, Geoffrey Stone, Cass Sunstein and Peter Swire.  According to

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President Obama Establishes a Review Group on Intelligence and Communications Technologies

President Obama published a memorandum on Monday, August 12th, which established a Review Group on Intelligence and Communications Technologies. Within the memorandum, the President noted that recent advancements in global telecommunications technologies have presented both opportunities and risks for the Intelligence Community.

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