Task force to focus on common security

Thursday, 10 February 2005, 12:04 PM EST

Officials from the Homeland Security Department and the Office of Management and Budget will lead an intra-agency task force on developing common solutions for cybersecurity. The task force is slated to begin meeting in March, said Karen Evans, OMB's administrator for e-government and information technology.

Cybersecurity is one of two new lines of business that Bush administration officials are adding to five similar cross-agency, cost-cutting initiatives.

By David Perera at FCW.

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