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April 17, 2021

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Industry, policy pros say infrastructure plan must address cybersecurity for transportation and other sectors

By Charlie Mitchell / April 5, 2021

Legislative efforts are about to get underway on President Biden’s infrastructure renewal plan and cyber professionals are urging lawmakers to ensure cybersecurity isn’t a missing piece, while hailing Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas’ attention to transportation security in a recent speech.

“Secretary Mayorkas smartly highlighted the need to ‘increase the cyber resilience of other transportation systems -- from rail to pipelines -- that fuel so much of our economy,’” Tenable Security’s vice president of government affairs James Hayes said.

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