Cyber Experts: US More Vulnerable To Attack Under Trump's Brain Drain

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Jun 05, 2018

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Experts and lawmakers are worried the nation is rudderless when it comes to cybersecurity.According to Politico, they're concerned about the WH brain drain under National Security Adviser John Bolton.Lacking cybersecurity leaders, the US is more vulnerable to digital warfare and electoral system attacks."The leadership void erodes confidence that we’re going to be ready to react with anything approaching swiftness and decisiveness." Chris Painter, State Dept. Cyber diplomat, 2011-17.Newly appointed homeland security adviser Doug Fears is a former Coast Guard Atlantic region chief of staff.However, he is not a cybersecurity expert.


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