2018 marks the 15th anniversary of National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM), which is observed every October. NCSAM, a collaborative effort between government and industry, is intended to help ensure that every American has the resources needed to stay safer and more secure online. The 2018 NCSAM will focus on consumer cyber safety, recognizing that everyone, at every age, is a consumer, and the concomitant universality of cybersecurity requirements.
As laudable as NCSAM is, it may not go far enough in reflecting the extent to which cybersecurity is woven into American DNA. About ten years ago, an American businessman . . .