It’s been a busy few weeks. An election, a natural disaster, the launch of Windows 8, Windows Phone 8, a slew of Google products, and even a new iPad mean that certain, less sexy topics have fallen from grace. Not a bit of it here at TNW; on we rumble about cybersecurity.
One key trend on any major policy issue is how steady the fear drumbeat is, and how insistently it is struck. Examples of this in the cybersecurity realm include the odd Cybersersecurity Week – right before the passage of CISPA – and persistent calls threatening potential wide-spread damage if legislative action is not taken on the issue.