Bloomberg Law
Free Newsletter Sign Up
Login
BROWSE
Bloomberg Law
Welcome
Login
Advanced Search Go
Free Newsletter Sign Up

New York Sets Cyber Command Center to Coordinate State Security

Feb. 22, 2022, 10:55 PM

New York Gov. Kathy Hochul is establishing a cybersecurity command center to coordinate state efforts to anticipate potential hacking threats and respond to incidents.

The Joint Security Operations Center in Brooklyn is first-of-its-kind in the U.S., Hochul’s office said in a statement. The center will host cyber trainings and exercises over the coming months, the office said.

“There is a new type of emerging risk that threatens our daily lives, and just as we improved our physical security infrastructure in the aftermath of 9/11, we must now transform how we approach cybersecurity with that same rigor and seriousness,” Hochul (D) ...