US State Department sets up cyber bureau amid hacking alarm

//US State Department sets up cyber bureau amid hacking alarm

US State Department sets up cyber bureau amid hacking alarm

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken announced on Monday that the State Department will establish a new bureau and envoy to handle cyber policy, revamping amid alarm over rising hacking attacks.In a memo to staff, Blinken said that a review showed a need for structural changes on “how the State Department should adapt to 21st-century challenges”.He announced plans, subject to approval by Congress, to create a Bureau of Cyberspace and Digital Policy with a new special envoy for critical and…

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