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Are NIST’s Cybersecurity Standards Driving Digital Security Policy?
In late October, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) released a <a href="http://www.nist.gov/itl/upload/preliminary-cybersecurity-framework.pdf" target="_blank">cybersecurity framework</a> in response to the Presidential Executive Order on cybersecurity. But what happens next? Policymakers, legislators, and pundits have taken an even greater interest in the safety of our systems and the targeted attackers who use and abuse them. So will Congress step in and develop