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Cyber Security and a New Government Agency


Last week, health insurance giant Anthem revealed that the personal information of as many as 80 million customers was stolen by hackers. This news came just days before President Obama announced the creation of a new agency to analyze and counter cyber threats. In this hour, we look at Obama’s cybersecurity agenda, and the cyber-security challenges that face users in the coming year.


  • Joseph Marks, Cybersecurity Reporter, Politico Pro
  • Dakota S. Rudesill, Assistant Professor of Law, Moritz College of Law The Ohio State University
  • Richard Forno, Assistant Director of the Center for Cybersecurity at University of Maryland Baltimore County