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Following a number of high-profile cybersecurity incidents, President Biden signed the Executive Order on Improving the Nation’s Cybersecurity on May 12, 2021.
The executive order (EO) outlines extensive new requirements for Federal agencies and creates an urgency to respond. For example, within 60 days, each agency must develop a plan to prioritize cloud technology and implement Zero Trust architecture. The EO also makes it clear that agencies will need to adapt quickly to meet aggressive timelines around the development, adoption and purchase of threat detection and cyber incident response processes and products.
If you’re an ICAM architect for a federal agency, here are 11 actions you can take now to begin meeting the new EO requirements: