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FCC chmn Tom Wheeler

FCC chmn Tom Wheeler wants the country’s infrastructure companies, including ISPs, to step up to boost cybersecurity. In a speech to the President’s National Security Telecommunications Advisory Committee (NSTAC) Wed, he said “if critically-positioned companies just comply reactively with a regime of prescribed mandatory requirements then our networks will always be a step behind…We need a solution that allows companies to move faster as well, both for their own good, and for the good of the nation.” He made it clear that a cybersecurity compliance checklist isn’t the right answer for cyber risk management, according to a copy of his speech. “Rather, I want companies to develop a dynamic strategy that can be both more effective and more adaptive than a traditional prescriptive regulatory approach.”

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Forbes Billionaires

Jeff Bezos and Elon Musk took the top two spots, respectively, on Forbes’ World’s Billionaire List. Rupert Murdoch and family took the 71st spot with an estimated worth of $23.5 billion. Other names making

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