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Solarium’s Montgomery: Commission proposals related to CISA likely to remain in NDAA despite Krebs firing

November 25, 2020 |
Sara Friedman

President Trump’s firing of CISA Director Christopher Krebs is not expected to impact proposals in a major defense policy bill to strengthen the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency, according to the Cyberspace Solarium Commission’s Mark Montgomery.

“I don’t think [the firing] will affect the fiscal 2021 National Defense Authorization Act,” Montgomery told Inside Cybersecurity. “Krebs had a positive, useful input into the NDAA in terms of what the commission originally proposed and how the language looked back and forth between...

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