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With version 1.1 of the framework of cybersecurity standards wrapped up -- and a public webcast on tap this week to discuss the final version -- a senior NIST official said attention is turning to how organizations apply the framework as well as to releasing a “roadmap” for work on unsettled issues like metrics.

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The Healthcare and Public Health Sector Coordinating Council is undergoing a major transformation, both in size and structure, at a crucial time for the industry as it moves toward data-driven treatments and services while facing increased cyber threats.

The Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee this week examines “America's cybersecurity risks,” in one hearing and in a second hearing considers Christopher Krebs' nomination for under secretary at the Department of Homeland Security's National Protection and Programs Directorate.

President Trump has submitted to Congress a report on national cybersecurity strategy required under the 2018 National Defense Authorization Act, freeing up certain funding but apparently leaving broader cyber policy issues to be addressed perhaps in future documents.