Cybersecurity for Open Government: Security Planning in the Era of Transparency

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Government has embraced the interconnected world of the web, becoming more dependent on its Information Technology (IT) infrastructure for vital transactions. It is imperative that people defend this infrastructure just as people defend the homeland. In this era of unprecedented connectivity, cyber security is everybody's business. As the Internet enables workers to collaborate across traditional agency boundaries, people are accessing and sharing resources in ways that not only open the door to government transparency but also to potential risk.