Wheeler: Networks Must Take Cybersecurity Lead

Need to Demonstrate to FCC Threat Protection Is Effective

The FCC is at a critical moment in its cybersecurity efforts, FCC chairman Tom Wheeler says, efforts that have come in working with key communications networks stakeholders, who he says must provide leadership in combating the growing cyber threat. But, they will also be asked to demonstrate to the FCC that their approach to protecting their networks is effective.

And that will mean more than glossy PowerPoints, he said.

That is according to the chairman's prepared remarks for the RSA cybersecurity conference in San Francisco Tuesday.

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