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2016 Federal Cybersecurity Research and Development Strategic Plan

Publication Category: Strategic Plans

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Pages: 52

About: As part of the President's Cybersecurity National Action Plan (CNAP), the Administration released the 2016 Federal Cybersecurity Research and Development Strategic Plan, which was coordinated by the National Science and Technology Council. This is the most comprehensive Federal cybersecurity research and development (R&D) plan to date, and it updates 2011’s Trustworthy Cyberspace: Strategic Plan for the Federal Cybersecurity Research and Development Program. With the goal of making cyberspace inherently more secure, the plan challenges the cybersecurity R&D community to provide methods and tools for deterring, protecting, detecting, and adapting to malicious cyber activities. The plan defines near-, mid-, and long-term goals to guide and evaluate progress...

Key Words: activities; adversaries; computing; cyber; cybersecurity; data; development; effective; efficiency; elements; Federal; information; malicious; national; networking; plan; protect; research; risk; science; security; strategic; systems; technology; vulnerabilities

Metadata Created: 8/1/2018
Metadata Updated: 8/1/2018