National Defense Authorization Act

Defense bill set to pass with state cybersecurity programs


The National Defense Authorization Act would grow the National Guard's cyber roles and create a federal cybersecurity adviser for every state.

Governors endorse interstate cyber assistance in defense bill


The National Governors Association backed a proposal that would allow National Guard units to respond remotely to cyber incidents across state lines.

Defense bill amendment would put a cybersecurity coordinator in each state


A bipartisan amendment borrows from a previously introduced bill that would place a federal cybersecurity adviser in each state.