Government leadership in IT security is lacking

Friday, 20 May 2005, 12:46 AM EST

A panel of government and industry representatives on Wednesday agreed that the government has not provided adequate leadership for the nation’s cybersecurity, but that is just about all they agreed on.

“We are all frustrated at the pace at which the government has been reacting to this,” said Rep. Tom Davis (R-Va.), who has taken a lead in IT issues in Congress.

By William Jackson at GCN.

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