diTii.com Digital News Hub

Sign up with your email address to be the first to know about latest news and more.

I agree to have my personal information transfered to MailChimp (more information)

Dec222009

Obama named ‘Howard Schmidt’ as new U.S. cybersecurity coordinator


Obama and Schmidt. (White House/Lawrence Jackson)

President Obama named a new U.S. cybersecurity coordinator “Howard Schmidt,” a computer security specialist who has worked as an executive for companies including Microsoft and eBay, and as a security adviser to the administration of George W. Bush. Given the significance of computer networks in the U.S. infrastructure, national security issues will be a major focus for Schmidt in the job.

Share This Story, Choose Your Platform!

Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!