U.S. lawmakers have been at odds about the best way to protect critical facilities like power and water utilities from cyber intrusions that have frozen websites and resulted in breaches and data theft from companies including Google, Lockheed Martin and Citigroup.
working to draft a comprehensive bill aimed at protecting company and government networks
new rules to force companies to notify consumers when breaches put personal data at risk
Republican task force in the House of Representatives
not rush to impose new regulations except in sensitive sectors like nuclear power, electricity and water treatment plants.
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