Better business-government teamwork needed to categorically fight cyberthreats

By , Network World |  Security, cybersecurity

Whether the information-sharing proposal from the Business Roundtable will get any traction in Washington power circles remains to be seen, but Gasster says the significance of the report is that these 210 CEOs from Fortune 25 companies have unambiguously acknowledged the nature of cyberthreats and how they think information-sharing will be key to defending against them.

Ellen Messmer is senior editor at Network World, an IDG publication and website, where she covers news and technology trends related to information security. Twitter: MessmerE. E-mail: emessmer@nww.com.

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