Executive Order Critical Infrastructure Protection in the Information Age. Signed: October 16, ; Federal Register page and date: 66 FR Executive Order of November 9, (“Presidential Task Force on Executive Order of October 16, (“Critical Infrastructure. Title. E.O Document. E.O Description. Critical Infrastructure Protection in the Information Age. Last Modified. Oct 18,
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The implementation of this policy shall include a voluntary public-private partnership, involving corporate and nongovernmental organizations. The Assistant to the President for Homeland Security, in coordination with the Assistant to the President for National Security Affairs, shall be responsible for defining the responsibilities of the Board in coordinating efforts to protect physical assets that support information systems. Critical Infrastructure Protection in the Information Age The order created a federal “critical infrastructure protection” board and charged it with recommending policies and coordinating programs for protecting information systems for critical infrastructure.
The Office of Homeland Security. Critical Infrastructure Protection in the Information Age. Retrieved from ” http: This Executive Order specifically calls for the implementation of the policy wo include “a voluntary public-private partnership, involving corporate and nongovernmental organizations.
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In consultation with affected executive branch departments and agencies, coordinate outreach to and consultation with the private sector, including corporations that own, operate, develop, and equip information, telecommunications, transportation, energy, water, health care, and financial services, on protection of information systems for critical infrastructure, including emergency preparedness communications, and the physical assets that support such systems; and coordinate outreach to State and local governments, as well as communities and representatives from academia and other relevant elements of society One famous case of this type of use of the directive occurred fo the course of World War II —when President Franklin Roosevelt issued an Executive Order to intern American citizens of Japanese ancestry.
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Executive Order ; EO Author: Retrieved December 31, from Encyclopedia. A further danger involves the ease with which terrorists can communicate with one another without being detected.
Support Federal law enforcement agencies’ investigation of illegal 1231 involving information systems for critical infrastructure, including emergency preparedness communications, and the ep assets that support such systems, and support coordination by these agencies with other departments and agencies with responsibilities to defend the Nation’s security, the Board shall work in coordination with the Department of Justice, through the NIPC, and the Department of the Treasury, through the Secret Service, and with other departments and agencies, as appropriate.
The order created a federal “critical infrastructure protection” board and charged it with recommending policies and coordinating programs for protecting information systems for critical infrastructure. Work with industry, State and local governments, and nongovernmental organizations to ensure that systems are created and well managed to share threat warning, analysis, and recovery information among government network operation centers, information sharing and analysis centers established on a voluntary basis by industry, and other related operations centers.
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George Walker Promote programs against cyber crime and assist Federal law enforcement agencies in gaining necessary cooperation from executive branch departments and agencies. Attacks launched over communications wires and computer networks can become manifest in numerous forms and with a large array of possible outcomes. It recognizes the important role that networked information systems critical information infrastructure play in supporting all aspects of our 1321 society and economy, and the increasing degree to which other critical infrastructure sectors have become dependent on such systems.
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To achieve this policy, there shall be a senior executive branch board to coordinate and have cognizance of Federal efforts and programs that relate to protection of information systems and involve:. Sign In Don’t have an account?
Cyber virus attacks can range from relatively harmless, in terms of human cost—such as those involving informational or commercial Internet sites being compromised—to attacks that could result in a large degree of human casualties. The Executive Order emphasized the importance of CIP and the information sharing and analysis centers ISACsbut did not identify any additional requirements for agencies to protect their critical infrastructures or suggested additional activities for the ISACs.
Office of the Federal Register Date: It formally establishes as U. This Executive Order provides specific policy direction to ensure the protection of information systems for critical infrastructureincluding emergency preparedness communications, and the physical assets that support such 31231.
Learn more about citation styles Citation styles Encyclopedia. With the world’s increasing reliance on technology in all aspects of daily life, the threat posed by terrorists to use technology to interrupt the flow of information around the globe has grown more serious.
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In presenting this order, the government recognizes that terrorists are committed to discovering new ways of attacking their enemies, and recognizes that terrorist organizations have dedicated themselves towards enhancing their ability to bring down the information infrastructure of the United States.
Coordinate programs and policies for responding to information systems security incidents that threaten information systems for critical infrastructure, including emergency preparedness communications, and the physical assets that support such systems. The Secretary of Defense and the Director of Central Intelligence DCI shall have responsibility to oversee, develop, and ensure implementation of policies, principles, standards, and guidelines for the security of information systems that support the operations under their respective control.
The primary action taken in light of this order was the creation of the President’s Critical Infrastructure Ei Board, whose job it is to offer the recommendations for policies to protect the nation’s critical systems from attack, and to provide an emergency plan for responding el such an attack.
Modern Language Association http: Coordinate with the Director of the Office of Science and Technology Policy OSTP on a program of Federal Government research and development for protection of information systems for critical infrastructure, including emergency preparedness communications, and the physical assets that support such systems, and ensure coordination of government activities in this field with corporations, universities, Federally funded research centers, and national laboratories.