Impact

Texas exposed; Cybersecurity bill will protect public’s data

Date: April 2017

Texas does a lot of things right. Low taxes and regulatory climate, friendly business environment for job
seekers and entrepreneurs, strong infrastructure, and highly sought after public universities and
research institutions. Yet, there is an issue that lurks in the shadows which is not a priority, or even on
the radar for most of our state leaders in Austin. That’s the issue of cybersecurity.