How a Fake Cyber Statistic Raced Through Washington

“It’s the kind of figure that can make your jaw drop, the kind that forces lawmakers and public officials to get off their duffs and do something, that drives home the way cyber insecurity is ravaging small businesspeople across the nation. House and Senate lawmakers have cited it in bills that would redirect federal resources and are awaiting action on their chambers’ floors. Top executive branch officials have cited it in official testimony to Congress. But it’s completely erroneous, not based on any existing study, according to an exhaustive Nextgov search.”

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