MAY 14, 2021 | US
Biden’s Cybersecurity Executive Order Received Some Industry Pushback
Washington Post, May 14, 2021
By Tonya Riley
Other industry groups, such as BSA | The Software Alliance, have cheered the order. “We’re impressed by the breadth and boldness of this executive order, which takes an important step toward ensuring that the software the government procures is developed and deployed in line with security best practices,” Aaron Cooper, the group’s vice president for global policy, said in a statement.
BSA | The Software Alliance (www.bsa.org) is the leading advocate for the global software industry before governments and in the international marketplace. Its members are among the world’s most innovative companies, creating software solutions that help businesses of all sizes in every part of the economy to modernize and grow.
With headquarters in Washington, DC, and operations in more than 30 countries, BSA pioneers compliance programs that promote legal software use and advocates for public policies that foster technology innovation and drive growth in the digital economy.