Beyond Talking Points, How Will We Act on Critical Infrastructure Risk?

MERITALK | July 10, 2018

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Various arms of the Federal government are grappling with how to best curb critical infrastructure risk despite uncertainty regarding the best path forward and knowledge barriers surrounding the underlying technology. The Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI) has flagged the issue as one of primary importance, according to Joyce Corell, assistant director for the supply chain directorate at ODNI. “We’re beginning to develop a better understanding of how we provide threat information sharing across critical infrastructure,” she said at an Information Security and Privacy Advisory Board meeting on June 22. “About a year ago we established a critical infrastructure task force to be able to engage with critical infrastructure sectors and provide more awareness information.” The threat to the U.S. is great, with foreign actors striking at soft targets – private providers who may not be as diligent about their security as the government itself. Federal entities have been called to action to coordinate efforts.

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