Policy Studies Cyber Threats

The NTSB as a model for cybersecurity

Key Points

The NTSB tells us what causes plane accidents and proposes ways to improve safety.

Now is the time for the US to at least think about whether or not a similar effort is appropriate for cybersecurity.

“[The U.S. should] consider the creation of a wholly independent board to determine the probable cause of cyber intrusions and, as appropriate, to recommend network safety improvements”





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