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Memorandum of Agreement to Enhance Coordination to Secure America's Cyber Networks

The purpose of the Agreement is to set forth terms by which the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Department of Defense (DoD) will provide personnel, equipment, and facilities in order to increase interdepartmental collaboration in strategic planning for the nation's cybersecurity, mutual support for cybersecurity capabilities development, and synchronization of current operational cybersecurity mission activities.

Implementing this Agreement will focus national cybersecurity efforts, increasing the overalI capacity and capability of both DHS' s homeland security and DoD's national security missions, while providing integral protection for privacy, civil rights, and civil liberties.


Read the Memorandum of Agreement Between The Department of Homeland Security and The Department of Defense Regarding Cybersecurity (PDF, 5 pages - 2.5 MB)

Last Published Date: August 9, 2012
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