In battling cyberattacks, public-private partnerships the best weapons? (video)

Summary:International cyberattacks and digital warfare are not only concerns for the government to deal with, but for the private sector too.

At the RSA conference in San Francisco, U.S. Deputy Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter talks about the need for the public and private sector to work together in defending the civilian infrastructure from cyberthreats.

See also: RSA chief: Today's security models inadequate (video) Symantec CEO: Companies must avoid 'lockdown' (video)


Topics: CXO, Networking, Security


Rachel King is a staff writer for CBS Interactive based in San Francisco, covering business and enterprise technology for ZDNet, CNET and SmartPlanet. She has previously worked for The Business Insider,, CNN's San Francisco bureau and the U.S. Department of State. Rachel has also written for, Irish Americ... Full Bio

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