House passes bills to boost small business cybersecurity

House passes bills to boost small business cybersecurity

Posted July 15, 2019

House passes bills to boost small business cybersecurity

Source: The Hill
By: Maggie Miller
Published: July 15, 2019

* The House passed legislation by voice vote on Monday intended to increase cybersecurity at the Small Business Administration (SBA) and separately approved a bill to help small businesses defend against cyber attacks.
* The SBA Cyber Awareness Act, sponsored primarily by Rep. Jason Crow (D-Colo.), would require the SBA to produce an annual report to Congress that assesses the quality of its information technology, and that details any equipment used by the SBA that was manufactured in China.