Critical Infrastructure

TSA revises cybersecurity guidelines for gas pipeline owners and operators


DHS says the new requirements allow greater flexibility and are supported by continuous monitoring.

Senators seek update on DHS, DOT cybersecurity efforts for transportation systems


The ransomware attack on Colonial Pipeline in 2021 and the fact that only 60% of state and local transit agencies have a cyber plan in place have lawmakers worried.

DOD needs to better collaborate with DHS on cyberdefense, IG says


The watchdog found DOD's work lacks milestones and implementation plans for joint operations and general collaboration with DHS.

Gov Actually Episode 49: Inside the response to the Colonial Pipeline hack


The hack may only be the tip of the iceberg as ransomware and targeted cyberattacks on critical infrastructure and industrial control systems become more prevalent. 

Continuous monitoring of critical infrastructure absent from cyber executive order


A national response is needed establishing broad situational awareness of critical infrastructure like pipelines and the electric grid at the appropriate agencies, say security experts.

Former DHS secretaries to propose major reforms streamlining resources for cybersecurity, coronavirus threats


The Future of DHS Project will address the coronavirus, sabotage of critical infrastructure and domestic terrorism.