Congress to Establish Chief Information Security Officer Within HHS

A bill to establish an Office of the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) at the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) was introduced in the House of Representatives. The office would issue guidance to better protect sensitive personal information and data from potential exposure to cyberattacks. Reps. Billy Long (R-Mo.) and Doris Matsui (D-Calif.) sponsored the HHS Data Protection Act of 2016, which seeks [...]