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Congress returns, but White House and NIST are in the spotlight

April 20, 2017 |
Charlie Mitchell
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Congress is back next week but the real heat on cybersecurity policy is likely to come from the White House and the National Institute of Standards and Technology in the coming months.

“On the congressional front, we expect a lot of activity and discussion, but it’s not clear that will result in any legislation in the short term,” Robert Mayer, vice president for industry and state affairs at the United States Telecom Association, told Inside Cybersecurity.

“Major legislation around a...


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