Industry Brief: The Executive Order on Improving the Nation’s Cybersecurity

The Executive Order on Improving the Nation's Cybersecurity (EO 14028) calls on the federal government to partner with the private sector to foster a more secure cyberspace. EO 14028 contains 11 sections that outline requirements ranging from cyber incident reporting to threat hunting authorization.

This industry brief provided by Elastic, a trusted member of the private sector, focuses on requirements related to Section 3 - Modernizing Federal Government Cybersecurity, Section 7 - Improving Detection of Cybersecurity Vulnerabilities and Incidents on Federal Government Networks, and Section 8 - Improving the Federal Government’s Investigative and Remediation Capabilities.


After reading this brief, you will understand how to:

  • Meet endpoint detection and response and event logging requirements with a single platform
  • Retain and query older data affordably
  • Deploy securely in the cloud

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