President Biden’s Executive Order on Cybersecurity’s Impact to the Software Industry (Sponsored by HITRUST)

June 23, 2021 6:00 PM

On May 12, 2021 U.S. President Joe Biden published a wide-ranging executive order aimed at strengthening the UnitedStates’ cybersecurity. With the backdrop of recent high-profile cyber breaches impacting U.S. companies and critical infrastructure, the executive order is already too late but aims to prevent similar attacks in the future.  While Presidential Executive Orders are directed to U.S. Federal Government agencies, some of the tasks to government agencies will have an impact on companies in the United States and around the world.