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

Posted: March 23, 2018 at 10:33 am

This Week in Critical Infrastructure we bring reports from the World Economic Forum and Harvard university, as well as the latest news on infrastructure legislation and a report on the water crisis facing Mexico City. We also wish to inform our readers that This Week in Critical Infrastructure will be taking an indefinite break. If […]

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

Posted: March 16, 2018 at 10:14 am

This Week in Critical Infrastructure we bring the latest news on cyber threats to critical infrastructure from Russia, testimony from five cabinet secretaries this week on White House plans for infrastructure investment, legal guidance on water infrastructure financing and permitting, and a newly announced training program in Washington, DC, for city infrastructure personnel. FBI and […]

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

Posted: March 9, 2018 at 10:38 am

This Week in Critical Infrastructure we look at reports from Congress on plans to move forward with current GOP infrastructure proposals, as well as the introduction of a competing Democrat infrastructure plan. We also take a look at assessments of infrastructure cybersecurity based on recent Senate testimony from security firm Dragos and a new GAO […]

In the News – This Week in Critical Infrastructure: Week of February 26, 2018

Posted: March 2, 2018 at 5:15 pm

This Week in Critical Infrastructure, we look at two articles discussing recent reports released by cybersecurity firm Dragos that look at industrial control systems, as well as opinion pieces discussing federal infrastructure policy at the Department of Energy and Department of Homeland Security. One Easy Way to Pay for New U.S. Infrastructure From Bloomberg, Ernest […]

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. […]