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In the News – This Week in Critical Infrastructure: Week of July 10, 2017

Posted: July 14, 2017 at 11:09 am

This Week in Critical Infrastructure we bring you commentary from across multiple sectors in both the United States and Australia, as well as views on election systems as critical infrastructure and the state of industrial cybersecurity. Securing Elections Remains Surprisingly Controversial Lily Hay Newman from Wired discusses continuing skepticism among state election officials towards the […]

In the News – This Week in Critical Infrastructure: Week of July 3, 2017

Posted: July 7, 2017 at 11:48 am

This Week in Critical Infrastructure we bring the latest cybersecurity news as experts and policymakers focus on threats to critical infrastructure, including the latest news on the Petya ransomware attack and recent reports of hacks targeting the United States power grid and nuclear power plants. Survey: Cyber Pros Fear Attack on Critical Infrastructure Sean D. […]

In the News – This Week in Critical Infrastructure: Week of June 26, 2017

Posted: June 30, 2017 at 11:22 am

This Week in Critical Infrastructure we bring you the latest news on the latest global ransomware outbreak, more commentary on infrastructure investment proposals, and some opinions on resilience in the energy sector from a cyber perspective. Petya Ransomware Epidemic May Be Spillover from Cyberwar From Wired, Andy Greenberg writes on the latest updates from the […]

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

Posted: June 23, 2017 at 12:14 pm

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 […]

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

Posted: June 16, 2017 at 10:19 am

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, […]

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

Posted: June 9, 2017 at 12:25 pm

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 […]

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

Posted: June 2, 2017 at 11:50 am, Last Updated: June 2, 2017 at 3:00 pm

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 […]

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

Posted: May 26, 2017 at 11:55 am

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 […]

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

Posted: May 19, 2017 at 1:52 pm

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 […]

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

Posted: May 12, 2017 at 11:25 am

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 […]