Cybersecurity

California Secretary of State aims to protect upcoming election from cyber attacks

Oct 9, 2018
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California Secretary of State Alex Padilla said action is needed to protect the upcoming midterm elections from cybersecurity threats.

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A ceremony Wednesday morning marked the opening of the Central Coast Cyber Forensics Lab, a group project of Cal Poly and the California State University system, along with the county DA’s office and the California Military Department. The lab will serve both as a classroom for future cybersecurity experts and a high-tech evidence collection facility. 

Broadcast date: 1/14/16

What is cybersecurity and why do we need it? 

(From WhiteHouse.gov) The President delivers remark at the Summit on Cybersecurity and Consumer Protection at Stanford University to help shape public and private sector efforts to protect American consumers and companies from growing threats to consumers and commercial networks.

The Summit brings together major stakeholders on consumer financial protection issues to discuss how all members of our financial system can work together to further protect American consumers and their financial data, now and in the future.