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Cybersecurity: Clarity of Leadership Urgently Needed to Fully Implement the National Strategy

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National Security Council The Chairman of the National Security Council, or his designee, should work with relevant federal entities to update strategy documents related to the nation's cybersecurity to better reflect desirable characteristics of a national strategy, to include:
  • an assessment of cyber-related risk, based on an analysis of the threats to, and vulnerabilities of, critical assets and operations;
  • measures of performance and formal mechanism to track progress of the execution of activities; and
  • an analysis of the cost and resources needed to implement the National Cyber Strategy. (Recommendation 1)
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