Critical Infrastructure Protection Act

Grid-Protecting CIPA: Enacted, But In Time?

Grid-Protecting CIPA: Enacted, But In Time?

Congress, virtually at the last legislative minute in 2016, and unnoted by the press, finally passed the Critical Infrastructure Protection Act (CIPA)—arguably the most important cyber-security legislation ever approved.  The bill, long-championed by Congressman Trent Franks (AZ) and sponsored by Senator Ron Johnson (WI) in the Senate, has traveled a long road. 
 

What is EMP and What is Being Done to Protect Us?

What is EMP and What is Being Done to Protect Us?

Below is a rich resource for those wanting more information about EMP. You'll find the entire manuscript of Dr. Pry's testimony before the House Committee on Homeland Security, including: 

  • Dr. Pry's advocacy for proposed legislation to harden our infrastructure
  • A thorough primer on EMP

U.S. Senate Acts to Secure the Grid

U.S. Senate Acts to Secure the Grid

A bill passed through the U.S. Senate last week that will help secure the power grid.