Resource Center for State Cybersecurity

The significant and continued growth of cyber-attacks against the United States makes cybersecurity a critical issue for all governors. To help states address the consequences of the rapidly evolving and expanding technological threats now faced by law enforcement agencies, public works and energy agencies, private financial and communications sectors and the general public, the National Governors Association (NGA) launched a Resource Center for State Cybersecurity (Resource Center). The Resource Center, co-chaired by Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson and  Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards, will provide governors with resources, tools and recommendations to help craft and implement effective state cybersecurity policies and practices.To inform the work of the Resource Center, NGA is working with leading experts, practitioners, representatives from key state and federal agencies and representatives from private industry to develop resources and tools and to provide strategic recommendations on state cybersecurity issues.

NGA is focusing the work of the Resource Center on the following issues:

Innovative Practices