And the outlook suggested by the 2016 survey is as strong as one would expect given the financial growth of the gov tech sector and the public's increasing interest in civic participation.No states received a D or F, and just eight states landed in the C grade range.Several bills were considered in both chambers, and one bill, the Cyber Intelligence and Sharing Protection Act (CISPA), passed the House of Representatives. President Barack Obama recently issued an executive order that mirrors the proposed Senate Cybersecurity Act (CSA) of 2012, the so-called Lieberman–Collins bill. The CSA failed to pass, specifically, due to reasonable differences among Members of Congress regarding how the nation should approach the growing challenge of cybersecurity.These differing camps are not at opposite ends of the political spectrum, but are spread throughout the American ideological landscape.We share our knowledge and our innovations with the industries we serve.SCS offices are staffed by professionals who understand local conditions and local regulations.
Despite expensive and expansive security suites, Information Security professionals and network operators can never be certain to what information and network segments attackers already have access. The cybersecurity status quo is unstable, especially when considering the enormous and growing scope of these threats. Nation-states such as Russia, China, and Iran are more than willing to steal or destroy U. digital property to further their power or prestige.There is, therefore, a role for the federal government to encourage actions that will improve the overall cybersecurity posture of the U. That role, however, is not to set mandatory regulations. Such legislation must be able to adjust to the continuously developing challenge that is today’s cyber environment.SCS is an employee-owned environmental consulting and construction firm that designs and implements sustainable environmental solutions. We study challenges and design solutions; we remediate, build and operate environmental and energy projects and systems; and we monitor a wide range of environmental control systems.Our core capabilities are: solid and hazardous waste management, landfill gas, site remediation, renewable energy, and regulatory compliance for air, water, and soil. We remain at the forefront applying new processes and technologies to improve environmental compliance, reduce project risk, and provide our clients the ability to foresee and adapt business to environmental, social, economic and regulatory change.