We took a look at the top ten departments scheduled to receive the most additional funding for cybersecurity in FY2019. This infographic shares where these departments are looking to spend in 2019, as well as how much their cybersecurity budgets have increased over the last few years. The FY 2019 President’s Budget includes $15 billion of budget authority for cybersecurity-related activities, which is a $583.4 million (4.1 percent) increase above the FY 2018 Estimate. This amount does not represent the entire U.S. cybersecurity budget, as some funding is classified.
Future wars will be waged not just in the air, on the land, and at sea, but also in outer space and cyberspace, thus increasing the complexity of warfare. The DoD is investing more than $9.6 billion in cyber security programs, solutions and infrastructure in 2020 in an effort to preserve U.S. cyberspace superiority and stop cyber attacks before they hit our networks. This infogrpahic highlights where the money is going and how these investments will help prepare the Joint Forces to face the threats and challenges of the increasingly complex security environment of the cyber era.
Event Details: Cyber Security for Defense l June 26 - 28, 2019 l Washington D.C.
This FY17 budget accelerates the Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation initiative to protect federal networks from cyber-attack. Resources are also allocated internally across all DHS Components that own information technology systems as part of a plan to fix known information technology system vulnerabilities.
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