The U.S. Department of the Treasury hosted a briefing on cybersecurity for the insurance sector on August 22. The briefing was hosted by FIO Director McRaith. The briefing was closed to the public and media. The intended audience included Chief Information Officers in the insurance industry, their staff, state insurance regulators, and the National Association of Insurance Commissioners.
A representative from the Federal Bureau of Investigation presented information about the nature of cyber attacks. The Acting Director of the Treasury Office of Critical Infrastructure Protection spoke about the role of Treasury and cyber initiatives within the financial services sector.