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Weekly Analysis

As uncertainty continues to hang over cybersecurity information-sharing legislation, lawmakers are taking steps to ensure success on other cyber bills aimed at the government's own networks and authority.

Adm. Mike Rogers and Department of Homeland Security cyber official Andy Ozment will give presentations on cyber policy this week, while IT security professionals host a number of conferences in Las Vegas.

Federal agencies made significant progress on securing networks and IT systems through personal identity verification cards and other strong authentication measures during the Obama administration’s 30-day cybersecurity sprint, according to a White House report released Friday.

The Editor Reports

There's no shortage of questions when it comes to the fate of cybersecurity information-sharing legislation in the Senate, starting with whether it will actually reach the floor next week.