December 17, 2015
Both chambers of the U.S. Congress have passed an omnibus bill that includes the Cybersecurity Act of 2015, which contains core provisions of the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act or CISA that the FSSCC has supported. The bill now goes to President Obama who has indicated that he will sign the legislation into law. In recognition of this major accomplishment on a bi-partisan basis, the FSSCC chairman and vice chairman issued the following statement.
October 27, 2015
On October 27th, the Senate passed The Cyber Security Act (CISA). The Senate passed the bill by a large bipartisan margin of 74-21 votes.
September 20, 2015
On September 21, 2015, the FSSCC submitted a letter to the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) providing comments on a Cybersecurity Assessment Tool that the FFIEC published on July 22 with a request for information.
April 14, 2015
Greg Garcia testifies on "From Protection to Partnership: Funding the DHS Role in Cybersecurity."
On April 15, 2015, Greg Garcia, Executive Director of the FSSCC, testified before the United States Senate, Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Homeland Security, on "From Protection to Partnership: Funding the DHS Role in Cybersecurity."
March 3, 2015
Greg Garcia testifies to the Industry Perspectives on the President's Cybersecurity Information Sharing Proposal.
On March 4, 2015, Greg Garcia, Executive Director of the FSSCC, testified before the United States House of Representatives, Committee on Homeland Security, Subcommittee on Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection, and Security Technologies. His testimony addresses the industry perspectives on the President's Cybersecurity Information Sharing Proposal.
March 2, 2015
FSSCC Releases Annual Report
The Financial Services Sector Coordinating Council for Critical Infrastructure Protection and Homeland Security (FSSCC) has released its 2013-2014 Annual Report. The report outlines the council's activities between July 2013 and December 2014, in the following areas: