Posts Tagged ‘News’

In the News – This Week in Critical Infrastructure: Week of August 15, 2016

Posted: August 19, 2016 at 1:03 pm

This Week in Critical Infrastructure, we bring you reports covering cybersecurity, elections, and energy infrastructure. First, CSM Passcode covers the latest expert views on a recent hack of the NSA and suspicions that the attacks originated in Moscow. Then, The Atlantic profiles the work performed by the DHS Office of Infrastructure Protection. Third, an opinion […]

In the News – This Week in Critical Infrastructure: Week of August 8, 2016

Posted: August 12, 2016 at 2:37 pm

This Week in Critical Infrastructure, we have reports spanning multiple sectors and countries: the National Law Review looks at new FERC orders from June concerning NERC Critical Infrastructure Protection Reliability Standards; Wired examines the latest bug bounty program from Apple, rewarding cybersecurity experts who identify flaws in the company’s products; the Safe & Sound blog […]

In the News – This Week in Critical Infrastructure: Week of July 11, 2016

Posted: July 15, 2016 at 11:10 am

As a new offering from the Center for Infrastructure Protection and Homeland Security, we are please to provide our first This Week in Critical Infrastructure, a short round-up of some of the significant events happening in industry, government, the press, and academia concerning critical infrastructure security and resilience. If you have any feedback on this […]

In the News – 2016 National Preparedness Report

Posted: June 10, 2016 at 11:52 am

On March 31, 2016, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) released the latest update to the annual National Preparedness Report. Required by Presidential Policy Directive 8: National Preparedness, the National Preparedness Report examines preparedness activities taken in the previous year, summarizing progress in building, sustaining, and delivering on the 32 core capabilities outlined in the […]

In the News – Kojo Nnamdi Discusses Cyberattacks Against DC Area Hospitals

Posted: April 4, 2016 at 9:56 am

Source: Medill DC, available under Creative Commons Attribution License From March 31, 2016, Kojo Nnamdi of WAMU 88.5 public radio in Washington, DC: “MedStar Health, a network that includes 10 hospitals and dozens of medical offices in the D.C. and Baltimore regions, recently took key elements of its medical system offline after hackers penetrated its […]