Ambassador Eisenberg Participates in International Cooperation Discussion at 2018 Cybersecurity Summit in Rome

Rome, March 21, 2018

Ambassador Eisenberg participated in a roundtable discussion on international cybersecurity cooperation along with UK Ambassador Jill Morris.  Ambassador Eisenberg highlighted cooperation to address cybercrime, strengthen cybersecurity, and encourage responsible behavior in cyber space.

He emphasized the collaborative work the U.S. Department of Justice, the FBI, and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security carry out in conjunction with the Italian government to bring cyber criminals to justice.  The Ambassador also highlighted cooperation among governments, businesses, and academia to strengthen cybersecurity and mitigate cyber threats.

Lastly, he addressed the importance of promoting responsible behavior at the national, interstate, community, and business levels in order to work together to confront the challenges we face in cyber space.