Federal Cybersecurity Programs

Federalist Society New Federal Initiatives Project

6 Pages Posted: 17 Aug 2010 Last revised: 13 Jul 2014

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Adam R. Pearlman

United States Department of Defense

Date Written: May 7, 2010


This brief paper summarizes recently declassified provisions of the Comprehensive National Cybersecurity Initiative, and the efforts across the federal government to protect the integrity of our nation's information and communications infrastructure, as of April 2010. Accordingly, this paper provides an unclassified snapshot of federal cyber posture right before Stuxnet made headlines.

Keywords: Cyber, security, intelligence, homeland security, technology, computer, networks, internet, defense, public private partnership, cybercrime

JEL Classification: H11, H56, K42, N40

Suggested Citation

Pearlman, Adam R., Federal Cybersecurity Programs (May 7, 2010). Federalist Society New Federal Initiatives Project, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1655105 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1655105

Adam R. Pearlman (Contact Author)

United States Department of Defense ( email )

Arlington, VA 20301
United States

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