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Pentagon Five-Year Cybersecurity Plan Seeks $23 Billion

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June 10, 2013
Cybersecurity
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“A Pentagon cybersecurity budget outline calls for spending almost $23 billion through fiscal 2018, as efforts are expanded on initiatives from protecting computer networks to developing offensive capabilities.

The Defense Department already has proposed $4.65 billion for such programs in the fiscal year that begins Oct. 1, an 18 percent increase from the $3.94 billion budgeted this year. The five-year ‘cyber-expense’ budget obtained by Bloomberg News calls for spending to remain elevated from past levels.”

Source:Pentagon Five-Year Cybersecurity Plan Seeks $23 Billion – Bloomberg