Op-Eds

Feb 24, 2016

How collective bargaining undermines cybersecurity

The federal government’s most important responsibility is to protect this nation and its citizens. That includes protecting against cyberattacks. Recall last summer’s Office of Personnel Management (OPM) hack, when, in one of the largest data breaches in U.S. history, the personally identifiable information of more than 21.5 million Americans was stolen, including fingerprint data of nearly 6 million federal employees. In light of such imminent dangers, federal agencies should have the ...