Security News This Week: Trump's Cybersecurity Executive Order Looks... Pretty Good!
- Brian Barrett for Wired May 13th, 2017
- Source: https://www.wired.com/2017/05/security-news-week-trumps-cybersecurity-executive-order-looks-pretty-good/
There are no quiet weeks in security these days, but the firing of FBI Director James Comey made this one particularly loud. President Trump’s controversial dismissal won’t slow down the investigation into his campaign’s alleged ties with Russia, and it occurred with no apparent replacement lined up. And that’s just for starters.
Those worried about whether Comey’s files are safe can rest easy—it’s not like they were in a cardboard box. Those worried about whether our government has competent tech policy can, uh, well. And double that for security policy.