OpRisk North America: Executive order on cyber security insufficient

Congress must act to improve co-operation

The White House

The executive order released by the White House in February 2013 entitled 'Improving critical infrastructure cybersecurity' does not go far enough to encourage information sharing between institutions, a US Treasury official told the OpRisk North America conference in New York yesterday. When asked about the difficulties of getting banks to share cyber security incidents because of proprietary issues, Julia Philipp, deputy director of cyber intelligence at the Department of the Treasury, told