Critical Infrastructure Protection


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Critical Infrastructure Protection

Department of Defense (DOD) program to identify and protect assets critical to the Defense Transportation System. Loss of a critical asset would result in failure to support the mission of a combatant commander. Assets include worldwide DOD, commercial, and civil physical and command, control, communications, computers, and intelligence infrastructures. See also Defense Transportation System.
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The solutions are designed to deliver critical infrastructure protection to companies in industries such as oil and gas, chemicals, transportation and water utilities, electric power, as well as federal facilities.
The obligatory legislative document regulating the matters of critical infrastructure protection is a directive EU 2008/114ES "On the identification and designation of European critical infrastructures and the assessment of the need to improve their protection" passed on December 8, 2008.
These proceedings from the 1st IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) International Workshop on Critical Infrastructure Protection in Darmstadt, Germany in 2005 was sponsored by the IEEE Task Force on Information Assurance and held in cooperation with the Special Interest Group on Critical Infrastructure Protection of the German Gesellschaft fuer Informatik.
The critical infrastructure protection market in the Middle East has gained importance because of infrastructure growth and regional instability.
This report expects that the integration of critical infrastructure protection solutions within the existing organizational framework will further amplify the growth of businesses, while ensuring the compliance and regulatory standards.
He was appointed by President Bush as the Vice Chair of the President's Critical Infrastructure Protection Board and as the Special Adviser for Cyberspace Security for the White House in December 2001.
Although still a non-issue for some, this trend is set to drive the critical infrastructure protection market throughout the forecast period, and lead to an interesting realignment of defensive priorities even in countries with little history of multifaceted security agendas.
has "completed successful demonstrations in a variety of situations, including corporate security surveillance in industrial parks, critical infrastructure protection, military-base security, and 360x persistent situational awareness on unmanned aerial, ground and seafaring vehicles.
Showcasing Domestic Security and Critical Infrastructure Protection Solutions
In particular, information sharing and analysis of cyber threats, vulnerabilities and incidents through FS-ISAC alerts have set the gold standard in critical infrastructure protection.
Duos has created security hardening solutions for many other critical infrastructure protection projects as well.
Kurtz served as Special Assistant to the President and Senior Director for Critical Infrastructure Protection on the White House's Homeland Security Council (HSC).
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