Enhancing Preparedness and Response Capabilities to Address Cyber Threats

May 24, 2016 10:00 AM | 311 Cannon House Office Building

This joint hearing will examine how the Department of Homeland Security is assisting states in preparing for and responding to cyber attacks. Additionally, Members will hear from state officials on best practices and lessons learned in enhancing cybersecurity capabilities and how the federal government can help mitigate some of challenges states face.

Opening Statements

Rep. Dan Donovan (R-NY), Subcommittee Chairman
Opening Statement

Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-TX), Subcommittee Chairman
Opening Statement

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Mr. Mark Ghilarducci
Emergency Services
Office of the Governor of California
Witness Testimony

Lt. Col. Daniel J. Cooney
Assistant Deputy Superintendent
Office of Counter Terrorism
New York State Police
Witness Testimony

Brig. Gen. Steven Spano (Ret. – USAF)
President and Chief Operating Officer
Center for Internet Security
Witness Testimony

Mr. Mark Raymond
Vice President
National Association of State Chief Information Officers
Witness Testimony

Mr. Robert Galvin
Chief Technology Officer
Port Authority of New York and New Jersey
Witness Testimony