Obama administration to inherit tough cybersecurity challenges

As President Bush prepares to leave office, the task of upgrading the security of federal information systems to deal with new cyberthreats continues to be very much a work in progress.Several key federal cybersecurity initiatives launched during the Bush administration — some in direct response to the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks — are still years away. A few other initiatives are closer to completion but still don’t do enough to protect federal networks and systems against increasingly sophisticated attacks from cybercriminals and nation states.
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