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capitoldomeIt is not news that cybersecurity is a serious corporate and domestic security concern. But despite continuing revelations of high-profile data breaches, cybersecurity is an area (OK, one of the many areas) where Congress has been slow to act. While there is still as yet no comprehensive Congressional attempt to tackle cybersecurity as an issue and as a phenomenon, two U.S. senators have now introduced a bipartisan bill that would require publicly traded companies to disclose the cybersecurity expertise or experience that is represented on its board of directors or to disclose what other steps the company has taken to identify or evaluate nominees for this board level cybersecurity position.
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