Tenable CEO Amit Yoran knows a thing or two about government cybersecurity. He served as White House Cybersecurity Advisor under the Bush administration in 2003-2004. Yoran wrote a post sharing his thoughts about the problems we face with national cybersecurity, and how to address them effectively. Here is an excerpt:

 

"My experience in and observation of cybersecurity efforts has shown that throwing money at the problem will not solve it. It is more important to make cybersecurity a cultural priority first and foremost. Organizations in government or industry which embrace the inherent importance of cybersecurity and exercise good systems and cyber hygiene are orders of magnitude more secure than those that spend more and prioritize less."

 

Read the full post on the Tenable Blog. Feel free to comment or share your thoughts on the post here.

 

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