Cybersecurity

NIST’s National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence Proposes Project to Secure Water and Wastewater Utilities

NIST’s National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence Proposes Project to Secure Water and Wastewater Utilities

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE), an effort out of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), is...

ASDWA Submits Comments on Cyber Incident Reporting for Critical Infrastructure Act of 2022 (CIRCIA)

ASDWA Submits Comments on Cyber Incident Reporting for Critical Infrastructure Act of 2022 (CIRCIA)

The Cyber Incident Reporting for Critical Infrastructure Act of 2022 (CIRCIA) was signed into law in March 2022 and marks...

Model Legislation Aims to Improve Cybersecurity in the Water Sector

Model Legislation Aims to Improve Cybersecurity in the Water Sector

The Foundation for Defense of Democracies (FDD) released a six-part legislative proposal for improving cybersecurity in the water and wastewater...

Senate Passes the Strengthening American Cybersecurity Act to Require Incident Reporting

Senate Passes the Strengthening American Cybersecurity Act to Require Incident Reporting

Earlier this week, the Senate passed by unanimous consent the Strengthening American Cybersecurity Act in the latest action to increase...

EPA Announces Industrial Control Systems (ICS) Cybersecurity Initiative for Water Sector

EPA Announces Industrial Control Systems (ICS) Cybersecurity Initiative for Water Sector

This morning, EPA, in partnership with the National Security Council (NSC), the Department of Homeland Security’s Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security...

Joint Advisory Warns of Ongoing Cyber Threats to Water and Wastewater Systems

Joint Advisory Warns of Ongoing Cyber Threats to Water and Wastewater Systems

The US Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)...

Level Up Your Cyber Skills with EPA’s Introduction to Cybersecurity Virtual Workshop

Level Up Your Cyber Skills with EPA’s Introduction to Cybersecurity Virtual Workshop

The water and wastewater sector continues to experience cyber-attacks at an alarming frequency, including ransomware and exploits of Industrial Control...

Joint Cybersecurity Advisory Issued by U.S., U.K., and Australian Authorities

Joint Cybersecurity Advisory Issued by U.S., U.K., and Australian Authorities

On July 28th, a Joint Cybersecurity Advisory was issued by the U.S. Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) and the...

Addressing Cybersecurity Vulnerabilities Facing Our Nation’s Physical Infrastructure

Addressing Cybersecurity Vulnerabilities Facing Our Nation’s Physical Infrastructure

The Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works announced it will hold a hearing on Wednesday, July 21, at 10:00...