The Chief Security Strategist of Hosting.com, Jim Garrity, has joined the Advisory Committee on Cybersecurity for the Attorney General. California State Attorney General candidate Kamala Harris has formed the advisory committee to discuss the threat landscape, cybersecurity issues and industry trends along with policy recommendations to combat cyber crime and security breaches.
“I am honored and grateful to have the leading experts in the field of cybersecurity advising me on matters of critical importance in our 21st century global economy,“ said Harris. “I look forward to working with this committee to bring innovative cyber crime-fighting solutions to California“™s justice system.“
The first meeting of the committee took place yesterday, discussing the current cybersecurity landscape and possible solutions moving forward.
“Kamala Harris moves far ahead of the threat curve by creating this task force,“ said Hosting.com Marketing Director Aaron Hollobaugh. “The high level of online success for California businesses poses one of the greatest threats for security breaches. We look forward to working with the other members of the Advisory Committee and Kamala herself to identify those threats and ensure legislation reduces their frequency and mitigates their impact.“