18 Jun '12, 7am

Experts See U.S. Response to Cybercrime as Fragmented, Call for Federal and State Partnership with Industry #infosec

NEW YORK | Top cyber security experts will join together at Polytechnic Institute of New York University (NYU-Poly) to urge business, local government and university officials to forge partnerships to fight surging cybercrime. In the first of a series of free lectures presented in collaboration with the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, some of the nation's foremost names in computer security will call for a concerted move toward public and private collaboration. Their call to action marks a significant departure from policies that often dictate that government and business maintain separate national security and intellectual property defenses. A recent increase in cybercrime spurred many cybersecurity experts to recommend greater collaboration. A recent Government Accountability Office analysis indicates cybercrime reported by federal agencies alone jumped 680 percent since 200...

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