The New Paper

January 8, 2021

State Department approves new cybersecurity bureau

The State Department approved the creation of the Bureau of Cyberspace Security and Emerging Technologies (CSET). The group will lead diplomatic efforts on a wide range of international cybersecurity issues and work to prevent cyber conflicts with potential adversaries (specifically naming China, Russia, Iran, and North Korea). Here’s the announcement.
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