New Report: What Legislators Need to Know About Cybersecurity

According to a new report from the Governing Institute, a majority of legislators understand that cyber threats are evolving and pose a risk to their state, but only 18 percent of respondents currently sit on a committee with cybersecurity as part of its mandate and 80 percent of respondents do not know if their state has a cyber-emergency incident plan in place.

According to the survey, the top 5 cybersecurity topics legislators say they want to learn more about are:

  1. Biggest cyber threats facing state government
  2. Best cybersecurity methods for helping to protect state networks
  3. Top causes of data breaches
  4. Protection for mobile devices
  5. Data breach response

Read more here: What Legislators Need to Know About Cybersecurity