Reuters exclusively reports software vendors would have to disclose breaches to U.S. government users under new order

Reuters exclusively reported that a planned Biden administration executive order will require many software vendors to notify their federal government customers when the companies have a cybersecurity breach. Following the SolarWinds Corp hack, which came to light in December, the order would adopt measures long sought by security experts, including requiring multi-factor authentication and encryption of data inside federal agencies.

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Topics of Interest: Technology
Type: Reuters Best
Sectors: Technology
Regions: North America
Win Types: Exclusivity
Story Types: Exclusive / Scoop
Media Types: Text
Customer Impact: Important Regional Story
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