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North Korea crisis puts spotlight on evolving cybersecurity policy efforts

September 07, 2017 |
Charlie Mitchell
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Critical infrastructure operators, cyber info-sharing specialists, congressional sources and others say they are closely watching unfolding events related to North Korea and other international tensions – acutely aware that any crisis could have major cybersecurity implications that test tools and policies put in place in recent years.

“I think there is a general awareness that the current geopolitical situation impacts the cyber threat environment,” said one source close to industry-government info-sharing activities.

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