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In the News – This Week in Critical Infrastructure: Week of February 19, 2018

Posted: February 23, 2018 at 9:08 am

This Week in Critical Infrastructure we take a look at releases from various federal agencies, including the SEC, Department of Energy, and Department of Homeland Security, as well as commentary on a new report regarding cyber attacks against healthcare IT infrastructure. The SEC says companies must disclose more information about cybersecurity risks From TechCrunch, Catherine […]

In the News – This Week in Critical Infrastructure: Week of February 12, 2018

Posted: February 16, 2018 at 10:52 am

This Week in Critical Infrastructure we look at the latest policy related to U.S. elections systems and supply chain risk management, a new GAO report on the likely impact of EMPs on the electric grid, and a critical take on the latest infrastructure investment proposal and how it may impact U.S. water systems. U.S. Democrats […]

In the News – This Week in Critical Infrastructure: Week of February 5, 2018

Posted: February 9, 2018 at 10:00 am

This Week in Critical Infrastructure we look at Nigerian efforts to prepare for urbanization in the flood-prone city of Ibadan, the latest infrastructure news from the U.S. federal government, and an assessment of the indictments laid by DoJ against members of a massive financial cybercrime network. Creating a flood resilient city: Moving from disaster response […]

In the News – This Week in Critical Infrastructure: Week of January 29, 2018

Posted: February 2, 2018 at 10:56 am

This Week in Critical Infrastructure we look at two cybersecurity pieces from Infosecurity Magazine and bring you a report from the World Bank that discusses Japan’s approach to public-private partnerships in the critical infrastructure space. Critical Infrastructure More Vulnerable Than Ever Before For Infosecurity Magazine, Tara Seals writes on the increasing number of internet-accessible industrial […]

In the News – This Week in Critical Infrastructure: Week of January 22, 2018

Posted: January 26, 2018 at 10:59 am

This Week in Critical Infrastructure we look at the latest updates on the Trump administration’s infrastructure investment plans, new resources from IEEE on data privacy, and the latest analysis on the future of cybersecurity. Trump raises infrastructure investment plan to $1.7 trillion From Reueters, a report from the White House on updated infrastructure investment plans, […]

In the News – This Week in Critical Infrastructure: Week of January 15, 2018

Posted: January 19, 2018 at 11:01 am

This Week in Critical Infrastructure we look at three articles discussing infrastructure investment funding, including the latest on federal efforts to create a nationwide plan to boost infrastructure investment. We conclude with two pieces that look at the corporate culture surrounding cybersecurity and how it has failed to prevent major security lapses over recent years. […]

In the News – This Week in Critical Infrastructure: Week of January 8, 2018

Posted: January 12, 2018 at 1:40 pm

This Week in Critical Infrastructure we look at the latest commentary on the need to address infrastructure investment, debates regarding the definition of cybersecurity and regulation of smart infrastructure technology systems, and the latest cyber news surrounding the talent shortage in the cyber job market and new threats from Russian hackers targeting the U.S. Senate. […]

In the News – This Week in Critical Infrastructure: Week of January 1, 2018

Posted: January 4, 2018 at 2:03 pm

This Week in Critical Infrastructure we look at the latest news on continuing efforts to address infrastructure at the federal level, analysis of how mass rail transit can shape smart cities, potential new rules from FERC regarding reports of attempted cyber attacks, and the latest information on newly discovered flaw affecting nearly all computer processors […]

In the News – This Week in Critical Infrastructure: Week of December 11, 2017

Posted: December 15, 2017 at 9:35 am

This Week in Critical Infrastructure we look at the latest efforts by the Trump administration to make progress towards improving federal investment in local infrastructure projects, new progress for a bill making its way through Congress to restructure the Department of Homeland Security, and the latest on a piece of malware designed to target and […]

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

Posted: December 8, 2017 at 9:43 am

This Week in Critical Infrastructure we look at articles on the potential risks of quantum computing for cybersecurity, the approval of a new Homeland Security Secretary, efforts by the World Bank to address urban resilience, plans to renew the push for infrastructure legislation in Congress next year, and a new law in Australia targeting cyber […]