DHS Proposes Boost In Cyber Security Funding To Bolster Federal Defenses

Biesecker, Calvin
April 2013
Defense Daily;4/11/2013, Vol. 258 Issue 10, p4
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The article reports on the move of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) National Protection and Programs Directorate which requested the Congress to increase its budget by 12 percent for cybersecurity in 2014. It states that the directorate would receive $810.4 million if the Congress will approve its request, most of which would go to the EINSTEIN federal civilian network defense program. It notes that the DHS is also seeking more funds for research and development in cybersecurity.


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