Cybersecurity is a vital issue for commercial entities of all sizes, from small businesses to major enterprises. But cybersecurity takes on even more importance in the public sector, where critical citizen services—including voting and 911 dispatch systems— can be at risk. Additionally, states, cities, and towns have to protect citizen information and public funds from theft, or they stand to lose the public’s trust. To stay protected, state and local agencies need to make security a priority, now more than ever.