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Russian Election-Tampering & Enterprise Security Plans

Take our new flash poll and tells us if the current political climate is making you rethink disaster recovery and business continuity planning.

Whether you are appalled, disturbed, or unfazed by the controversy over the claims of Russian interference in the 2016 US Presidential election, the barrage of headlines continuing today are a constant reminder of the threats facing our nation's governmental systems and private industry from nation-state hackers that aim to do us harm.

Last month, the Trump administration announced a plan to establish a new cybersecurity strategy derived from an Executive Order signed by the president in May. We want to hear readers' views on whether the current US political climate is causing your organizations to make infosecurity-related changes to disaster recovery or business continuity plans? Your choices in our new Political Climate Change poll include:

  • Yes
  • No
  • No, but we are considering it
  • Still waiting for cybersecurity guidance from the Trump admin EO
  • Other (Please explain in the comments)

If you have other points of view, we encourage you to share them in the comments so that others can weigh in. Click here to take the flash poll and join the conversation.

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Marilyn has been covering technology for business, government, and consumer audiences for over 20 years. Prior to joining UBM, Marilyn worked for nine years as editorial director at TechTarget Inc., where she launched six Websites for IT managers and administrators supporting ... View Full Bio
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