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Welcome

The Center for Infrastructure Protection and Homeland Security (CIP/HS) conducts comprehensive analyses and research to improve the safety and security of the United States and its allies across all critical infrastructure sectors. For more information, click here.

The CIP Report

The Center for Infrastructure Protection and Homeland Security (CIP/HS) at George Mason School of Business is pleased to present the new digital version of The CIP Report.

Education Programs

The Center for Infrastructure Protection and Homeland Security (CIP/HS) at the George Mason University School of Business offers education resources to the critical infrastructure community through Mason’s Executive MBA program, as well as the CIP Higher Education Initiative. Click to learn more.

Events

Check in here for a calendar of upcoming events hosted by the Center, as well as events from important members of the critical infrastructure community and engagements featuring presentations from CIP/HS staff and fellows.

In the News – This Week in Critical Infrastructure: Week of June 19, 2017

This Week in Critical Infrastructure we bring the latest infrastructure policy news from the United States surrounding the Trump Administrations continued calls for a $1 trillion infrastructure investment plan, as well as cybersecurity news from Russia and Australia. White House Says Foreign Investment Key to Infrastructure Plan For The Hill, Melanie Zanona writes on comments […]

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In the News – This Week in Critical Infrastructure: Week of June 12, 2017

This Week in Critical Infrastructure we look at a wide variety of articles covering cybersecurity and infrastructure investment, including the latest news on Crash Override, the malware that has been identified in connection with the Ukraine electric grid attacks from 2015 and 2016. We also encourage all of our readers in Virginia and the Washington, […]

Read More: In the News – This Week in Critical Infrastructure: Week of June 12, 2017

In the News – This Week in Critical Infrastructure: Week of June 5, 2017

This Week in Critical Infrastructure we look at the latest commentary on the President’s infrastructure investment plans and viewpoints on cybersecurity, including Estonia’s cyber embassy efforts, criticism of current cybersecurity efforts from Forbes, and thoughts on cyber insurance. Stanford Scholars Discuss State of U.S. Infrastructure as the President Promotes His $1 Trillion Plan Mike Bennon […]

Read More: In the News – This Week in Critical Infrastructure: Week of June 5, 2017

In the News – This Week in Critical Infrastructure: Week of May 29, 2017

This Week in Critical Infrastructure we bring you a variety of articles covering cybersecurity, resilience, and infrastructure investment around the world, including articles on GPS, roadways, business resilience, and much more. The U.S. Has Forgotten How to Do Infrastructure In an opinion article for Bloomberg, columnist Noah Smith takes a look at the cost-driving forces […]

Read More: In the News – This Week in Critical Infrastructure: Week of May 29, 2017

In the News – This Week in Critical Infrastructure: Week of May 22, 2017

This Week in Critical Infrastructure we bring you cyber news from around the world as well as the latest developments on U.S. government proposals to boost infrastructure investment. Conclusions from Critical Infrastructure Protection and Resilience, Europe 2017 In this press release from May 21, organizers summarize the main takeaways from the CIPRE conference held in […]

Read More: In the News – This Week in Critical Infrastructure: Week of May 22, 2017

In the News – This Week in Critical Infrastructure: Week of May 15, 2017

This Week in Critical Infrastructure we bring you four stories focused on infrastructure investment, with a focus on transportation. We continue to follow the news regarding the WannaCry ransomware attack and its effects on critical infrastructure around the world. We look forward to sharing reports on the impacts and implications of the event as the […]

Read More: In the News – This Week in Critical Infrastructure: Week of May 15, 2017

In the News – This Week in Critical Infrastructure: Week of May 8, 2017

This Week in Critical Infrastructure we bring you news on public-private partnership efforts in Texas, a new executive order on cybersecurity, and the latest reports on efforts to increase investment in critical infrastructure across the United States. We would also like to take this opportunity to thank all the speakers, presenters, panelists, and guests who […]

Read More: In the News – This Week in Critical Infrastructure: Week of May 8, 2017

In the News – This Week in Critical Infrastructure: Week of May 1, 2017

This Week in Critical Infrastructure we have reports on federal IT and cybersecurity policy, guidance for private-sector entities in shoring up defenses for cyber intrusion attempts and natural disasters, and other reports from cybersecurity experts and the water sector. Spending Deal Boosts Funds for DHS Office Securing Cyber Infrastructure Morgan Chalfant from The Hill reports […]

Read More: In the News – This Week in Critical Infrastructure: Week of May 1, 2017

In the News – This Week in Critical Infrastructure: Week of April 24, 2017

This Week in Critical Infrastructure we share news from St. Louis on proposals to privatize aspects of the city’s Lambert airport, the latest commentary on cybersecurity at the federal and local level, and some new market analysis on critical infrastructure with trends for the future. White House official slams ‘unacceptable’ cyber status quo From EnergyWire, […]

Read More: In the News – This Week in Critical Infrastructure: Week of April 24, 2017

From the Director – March/ April 2017: Upcoming Events and The CIP Report

Dear CIP Report Readers, Greetings from the Center for Infrastructure Protection at the Arlington Campus of George Mason University.  I wanted to take the opportunity to update you all on our plans for forthcoming issues, as we have changed our cycle to better report on recent events and focus on some important offerings coming later […]

Read More: From the Director – March/ April 2017: Upcoming Events and The CIP Report

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