Issue Focus: Overseeing Agency Cybersecurity

A data breach or hack can devastate an agency’s ability to succeed. Every agency grapples with cybersecurity—and few manage it well. Learn how to assess an agency’s cybersecurity and ask the right questions.

Nov 12, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM


  • Mark Montgomery, Senior Advisor to the Chairmen of the Cyberspace Solarium Commission. He was previously the Executive Director. He is also the Senior Director of the Center on Cyber and Technology Innovation and a Senior Fellow at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies. He previously served as Policy Director for the Senate Armed Services Committee under the leadership of Senator John S. McCain and completed 32 years as a nuclear trained surface warfare officer in the U.S. Navy, retiring as a Rear Admiral in 2017.

The session was moderated by Tim Stretton, Director of POGO's Congressional Oversight Initiative.

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