The White House has confirmed that it's drafting an executive order that will urge businesses and government to create cybersecurity best practices. In a letter to the Senate's Chairman of the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, John Brennan — the Assistant to the President for Homeland Security and Counterterrorism — asked for suggestions on a cybersecurity order, saying the Obama Administration was drafting it because of "Congressional inaction" on the matter. This follows reports that the White House would be taking cybersecurity into its own hands with an opt-in framework.Several cybersecurity bills have come before Congress,
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