Posts Tagged ‘Aging Infrastructure’

Aging Waterways, Out of the Box Solutions

Posted: April 18, 2017 at 10:15 am

Denise Rucker Krepp, EMR USA On March 28, 2017, the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee held a hearing to examine the United States’ increasing dependence on foreign sources of minerals and opportunities to rebuild and improve the country’s supply chain.[1]  Senator Murkoswi, the Chair of the committee, sought input from witnesses on ways to […]

Security of Electronic Voting in the United States

Posted: October 20, 2016 at 10:59 am

Charity King and Michael Thompson Risk and Infrastructure Science Center, Argonne National Laboratory Introduction In the midst of numerous high-profile cyber attacks, the United States is considering whether to categorize the US electronic voting system as “critical infrastructure,” to be protected and invested in much the same way as the US power grid or waterways. […]

In the News – This Week in Critical Infrastructure: Week of September 26, 2016

Posted: September 30, 2016 at 1:09 pm

This Week in Critical Infrastructure, we bring you the just-published guidelines from the Information Sharing and Analysis Organization (ISAO) Standards Org., Tesla’s response to Chinese hackers, some initial reactions to the train crash in New Jersey, and reports on blackouts in Australia and Puerto Rico. ISAO Standards Organization Releases Initial Voluntary Guidelines for ISAOs On […]