"Folks should not be fearful that if they don't have the skill set, they have to go find a new job because it's my responsibility to make sure that ... we are going to retrain them," says Jerry Davis, NASA deputy chief information officer for security.
DHS's Greg Schaffer tells the House Homeland Security Committee that the department would lead most responses to cyber attacks but definitive roles won't be determined until the administration completes a national incident response plan.
Though IT California state government is decentralized, there's still critical role for state CISO Mark Weatherford to perform to assure that departments and agencies do what needs to be accomplished to secure digital assets.
Navy Chief Information Office Robert Carey will be moving to another senior position within the department by the end of the summer. Navy Undersecretary Robert Work asked him to take on new responsibilities, which have yet to be defined.
Deputy Undersecretary Philip Reitinger questions provisions in a Senate bill to establish a component within DHS to focus on cybersecurity at a time the department seeks to address jointly physical and virtual threats.