Apple CEO Tim Cook to Meet With U.S. President Joe Biden to Discuss Cybersecurity

Apple CEO Tim Cook is set to join other tech executives in a cybersecurity meeting with U.S. President Joe Biden next week, reports Bloomberg.

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The meeting will focus on the efforts by private companies to improve cybersecurity following a surge in online attacks over the course of the last year, an official familiar with the event told Bloomberg.

The executives could discuss efforts undertaken by critical infrastructure entities, including those in the banking, energy and water utility sectors, to improve cybersecurity and collaborations with the government. The tech executives are likely to discuss how software can drive better security in the supply chain, the senior official said.

The meeting will include Cook and Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, with executives from Google, Amazon, IBM, Southern Co., and JPMorgan Chase & Co also invited to attend.

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Top Rated Comments

LV426 Avatar
35 months ago
I wonder if they’ll discuss the new spiPhone.
Score: 59 Votes (Like | Disagree)
antiprotest Avatar
35 months ago
This means nothing to me now. He is selling us out.
Score: 57 Votes (Like | Disagree)
miniyou64 Avatar
35 months ago
What’s to discuss? How to spy on everyone and pretend you care about privacy?
Score: 52 Votes (Like | Disagree)
swingerofbirch Avatar
35 months ago
It'll be one of those meetings where they talk about how they need to have a meeting and agree to another meeting.

If it even gets that deep.
Score: 50 Votes (Like | Disagree)
Naraxus Avatar
35 months ago
That's a laugh. Coming from the guy who's company just threw the door wide open to spyware & mass government surveilance Cook has zero integrity and certainly no business being at such a conferance
Score: 50 Votes (Like | Disagree)
blacktape242 Avatar
35 months ago
Biden can't talk his way out of a box so not sure how fruitful that's going to be...
Score: 44 Votes (Like | Disagree)

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