The president should focus instead on the cyberwar that's an immediate threat to our democracy, said the former commander of the International Space Station.
Security in the century ahead will depend more on our moral imagination than it will on amazing technological breakthroughs.
If you're like most Americans, the idea that our country doesn't have a unified cyber defense agency is about as unthinkable as a presidential contest between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton.
What if someone infiltrated our nuclear command and control so that if we pushed the button, nothing happened? Or if something did happen even without our pushing the button? What if Pakistan did this to India, or India to Pakistan?
When you think of Cyber Security, you probably think about your iPhone getting hacked, or your email, or your companies servers, or your credit card, or bank card or health care, or banking, or government information, plus so many others...
"Let’s just say I’ll probably never be invited to Moscow anytime soon," Rep. Will Hurd (R-Texas) said.
One thing that is growing in need and in reality is the international and cross-cultural aspects of cybersecurity. For example, businesses and governments alike in the US and in Israel face similar challenges within similar robust telecom and economic environments.