Ready to get your federal computer license?

Jack Bates jbates at
Mon Aug 31 12:13:00 CDT 2009

Peter Beckman wrote:
>  "The proposal also includes a federal certification program for "cyber
>  security professionals," and a requirement that certain computer systems
>  and networks in the private sector be managed by people who receive that
>  license, CNET said."

Presumably, this is to increase security of private sector networks that 
interconnect with government networks and high risk networks such as 
banks and utilities. Presumably it wouldn't mandate the social 
networking, ESP/ISP sectors.


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