Trump approves plan for strengthening of military cybereenheid well
The American president Trump makes cybereenheid Cyber Command of an independent branch within the armed forces for better protection of the country’.
It reports the White House Friday in a press statement. Cyber Command will be given more powers and independence within the American armed forces.
The change is according to Trump introduced ‘to cyberoperaties to strengthen the defense of the country’. After the change is more emphasis on the development of systems to fight off threats and intruders to deal with. In particular, the threat of hackers and terrorists.
The change provides, according to the American president, also for that important cyberoperaties adequately funded. Cyber Command may eventually be split from the security agency NSA, where it is now part of.
Cyber Command puts the focus on cyber-war, while the NSA focused on the collection of data. Trump makes at a later time known, or the demerger, will continue.
The U.S. wants to include a better arm themselves against the hackers. In June, said an official of the American department of Homeland security, that Russian hackers 21 of the 50 states saw during the presidential elections in november last year. Obama left there by the end of 2016 research to do.