Sen. Warner praises Trump's aggressive cyber strategy, but worries about U.S. leadership on IT

By Rick Weber  
November 2, 2018 at 9:00 AM
Sen. Mark Warner (D-VA) is praising the Trump administration for its recently unveiled cybersecurity strategy -- which in part unleashes the military to pursue foreign hackers -- while asserting that the president's divisive politics both domestically and abroad are ceding U.S. leadership on development of the next generation of information technologies and on the global data security and management standards underlying a digital economy. "I commend the administration" for its more aggressive stance in pursuing cyber hackers because "it puts...

Not a subscriber? Sign up for 30 days free access to exclusive, behind-the-scenes reporting on the Trump administration's defense buildup and the response by the coming Democrat-controlled House of Representatives.

Log in to access this content.