Coalition Applauds Presidential Executive Order on Cybersecurity

Washington, D.C. – May 11, 2017 – Ari Schwartz, Coordinator of the Coalition for Cybersecurity Policy and Law and Former Special Assistant to the President for Cybersecurity to President Obama, issued the following reaction to the Executive Order on cybersecurity signed today by President Donald J. Trump:

“The Coalition for Cybersecurity Policy and Law applauds the Executive Order signed today. It will move the federal government further down the important path of real cybersecurity risk management. The Order takes advantage of the significant public-private partnerships that already exist between industry and the government. This approach will ultimately lead to greater security at government agencies and companies alike.”


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The mission of the Coalition for Cybersecurity Policy & Law is to bring together leading companies to help policymakers develop consensus-driven policy solutions that promote a vibrant and robust cybersecurity ecosystem; support the development and adoption of cybersecurity innovations; and encourage organizations of all sizes to take steps to improve their cybersecurity. For more information, visit

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