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Security holes in SATCOM systems

Satellite commuications are a conerstone of the global telecommunications system. As well as supporting all types of voice and data traffic, they’re heavily relied upon by critical infrastructure providers such as emergency services, military forces, airlines, shipping companies, supply chain logistics providers and others, to do their jobs. 183 more words

On trust and critical infrastructure protection

I started this blog to explore a topic that I’m both fascinated with, and one that gets way too little attention. That topic is trust and infrastructure protection and its many facets, in both the physical and digital dimensions. 719 more words

Technology assurance

Technology assurance is where you apply certain predetermined standards to the development, acquisition, deployment, and management of technology. It’s making sure that a product, system, or solution is secure, quality tested, and compliant with applicable best practices, standards, and regulations. 37 more words

National State Of Cyber Insecurity

This video is a wake up call on the state of our national cyber insecurity.

It is the opening statement (about 6 minutes) of Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) of the Homeland Security Subcommittee of Oversight, Investigations, and Management. 202 more words


NIST Releases Cybersecurity Framework

The National Institute of Standards and Technology has released Version 1.0 of its Framework for Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity. NIST hopes this document will provide “a structure that organizations, regulators and customers can use to create, guide, assess or improve comprehensive cybersecurity programs.” 201 more words

Privacy And Cybersecurity Digest