US Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency gets a meager increase in Biden's budget

Published April 15, 2021


The Washington Examiner quoted Shambhu Upadhyaya, professor of computer science and engineering, for a story on the Biden administration’s proposed $110 million increase in the U.S. Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency’s budget.

While the budget increase is “modest,” Biden’s base CISA budget addresses ransomware attacks and threats from China and Russia, noted Upadhyaya. “The additional funds seem to be adequate to develop certain long-term solutions in the cybersecurity space,” he said.

Read the story here.