The fight against cyber threats requires a public-private partnership. Here’s how to get it done.

The fight against cyber threats requires a public-private partnership. Here’s how to get it done.

In order to combat cybersecurity threats, the Biden administration and state governors across the country should immediately work to foster deeper relationships with the private sector. Tech and government certainly don’t always get along, but the threats we face now require a national effort that would rival the Space Race of the 1960s. This can be done through state and federal governments offering financial incentives to businesses that prioritize the development and integration of cybersecurity measures, amplified communication from the government concerning the importance of cybersecurity, as well as the potential bolstering of compliance standards to minimize threats and the negative impact of breaches.

The fight against cyber threats requires a public-private partnership. Here’s how to get it done.