CISA expects to extend this program to include up to 100 critical infrastructure entities in its first year.
Last week, CISA announced that it is launching a pilot program designed to provide cybersecurity services to critical infrastructure entities in need.
The blog post, written by Eric Goldstein, executive assistant director for cybersecurity at the agency, detailed how cyberattacks are affecting the day-to-day operations of critical infrastructure organizations and are increasing in volume and impact, citing the ransomware attack on Colonial Pipeline and increasingly advanced threat actors that specialize in critical infrastructure.
The pilot program is a response to this threat environment and CISA already has it underway, deploying its Protective Domain Name System to organizations that are participating in the pilot, a resource that was previously limited in its availability.
CISA will be hosting roundtables and information systems with partners in every sector ...
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