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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 […]

In the News – This Week in Critical Infrastructure: Week of November 27, 2017

Posted: December 1, 2017 at 10:52 am

This Week in Critical Infrastructure we look at efforts from bipartisan groups in both the House and Senate to address infrastructure investment and election security, as well as an annual event Facebook uses to build a culture of cybersecurity awareness among employees. We conclude with a look at a new report from Moody’s that suggests […]

In the News – This Week in Critical Infrastructure: Week of November 13, 2017

Posted: November 17, 2017 at 10:06 am

This Week in Critical Infrastructure we bring the latest on executive and legislative discussions to craft a plan for infrastructure investment, a report on the White House disclosure of the process for software vulnerability threat information by intelligence agencies, and a poll from Black Hat Europe on the security outlook for infrastructure in the EU. […]

In the News – This Week in Critical Infrastructure: Week of November 6, 2017

Posted: November 10, 2017 at 11:44 am

This Week in Critical Infrastructure we bring reports on provisions in the new House tax bill that could affect infrastructure funding, the latest cyber reports from Australia and the UK, as well as a new report on supply chain resilience from the Business Continuity Institute. House Committee Opts Out of Reinstating Critical Infrastructure Financing Tool […]

In the News – This Week in Critical Infrastructure: Week of October 30, 2017

Posted: November 3, 2017 at 2:13 pm

This Week in Critical Infrastructure we look at a new report on cyber resilience from security firm RedSeal, the latest federal action from Congress and the White House to build attention for critical infrastructure, and a piece on growing efforts to improve the cybersecurity posture in Australia. The 2017 RedSeal Resilience Report Cybersecurity firm RedSeal […]

In the News – This Week in Critical Infrastructure: Week of October 23, 2017

Posted: October 27, 2017 at 10:07 am

This Week in Critical Infrastructure we look at the latest from Puerto Rico’s continuing effort to recover from Hurricane Maria, a survey of failing infrastructure across the United States, and a piece arguing for increased efforts to attract women to the cybersecurity workforce as a way to address the growing skills gap in that industry. […]

In the News – This Week in Critical Infrastructure: Week of October 9, 2017

Posted: October 13, 2017 at 11:29 am

This Week in Critical Infrastructure we look at President Trump’s new nominee for DHS Secretary, a new study on the effects of climate change on infrastructure in the U.S. Midwest region, and contributor pieces on the roles of business planning and artificial intelligence in cybersecurity. Trump Nominates Kirstjen Nielsen As Next Homeland Security Secretary From […]