Tech in the News: In Recent Times, The Fight Against Cybersecurity Has Waned

Ishan Mehta

Posted June 27, 2019

External Article: Wired

Georgia Tech School of Public Policy alum Ishan Mehta wrote "Under Trump, The Fight Against Cybersecurity Has Waned" in Wired, June 20.


According to recent polling, Americans view malicious cyber activity as their top security concern—ahead of the economy, nuclear threats, and ISIL. This fear is well-justified. Within the last couple of years, there have been cyberattacks in the United States against the electoral system, the financial industry, the power grid, and hospitals.

The School of Public Policy is a unit of Georgia Tech's Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts.

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