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Risks Telecommunications Central Offices

This infographic identifies the risks associated with physical, cyber, utilities and services, and network resilience of telecommunications central office services as well as potential mitigations to improve telecommunication resiliency. It is meant to facilitate constructive and meaningful dialogue between service providers and their customers in critical infrastructure and Federal, State, Local, Tribal, and Territorial (FSLTT) governments on how to lower the risk to their facilities from physical and cyber threats.

Systemic Cyber Risk Reduction

Working with government and industry partners, CISA’s National Risk Management Center is adding analytic rigor to the ability for organizations to quantify cyber risk impact for cybersecurity measures they have in place in order to develop actionable metrics, and use this information to reduce shared risk to the Nation’s security and economic security.

Time Guidance for Network Operators CIOs CISOs

This document provides practical guidance and recommendations for network operators, Chief Information Officers (CIOs), and Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs) on time resilience and security practices in enterprise networks and systems. The guidance attempts to address gaps in available time testing practices, increasing awareness of time-related system issues and the linkage between time and cybersecurity.

Download and share this guidance to help spread awareness about the importance of time resilience.

CISA Releases Cyber Essentials Toolkit #2 To Improve Cyber Readiness

WASHINGTON - The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) released its Cyber Essentials Toolkit, Chapter 2: Your Staff, The Users today. This toolkit is the second in a series of six toolkits set to be released each month. This chapter follows the release of Chapter 1: Yourself, The Leader – Drive Cybersecurity Strategy Investment and Culture and CISA Cyber Essentials in November 2019.
Last Published Date: February 5, 2021

CISA Releases New Cyber Essentials Toolkit

WASHINGTON – As a follow-up to the November 2019 release of Cyber Essentials, the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) released the first in a series of six Cyber Essentials Toolkits. This is a starting point for small businesses and government agencies to understand and address cybersecurity risk as they do other risks. CISA’s toolkits will provide greater detail, insight and resources on each of the Cyber Essentials’ six “Essential Elements” of a Culture of Cyber Readiness.

Last Published Date: February 5, 2021

CISA Insights

Informed by U.S. intelligence and real-world events, each CISA Insight provides background information on particular cyber or physical threats the nation’s critical infrastructure, as well as a ready-made set of mitigation activities that non-federal partners can implement. This page is continuously updated to reflect new CISA Insights as they are made available.