U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) National Protection and Programs Directorate (NPPD) Deputy Under Secretary for Cybersecurity Dr. Phyllis Schneck addresses how DHS helps secure cyber infrastructure and responds to the persistent and emerging cyber threats to the U.S. homeland.
Critical Infrastructure Security
U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) National Protection and Programs (NPPD) Office of Cybersecurity & Communications U.S. Computer Emergency Readiness Team Director Ann Barron-DiCamillo addresses DHS’ efforts to improve the cybersecurity posture and capabilities of civilian Federal agencies, including the Department of Health and Human Services.
Office of Intelligence and Analysis (I&A) Under Secretary Francis Taylor and National Protection and Programs Directorate (NPPD) Under Secretary Suzanne Spaulding address terrorist, cyber and other human-caused threats to the Homeland and the current threat environment on the eve of the anniversary of the September 11, 2001 attacks.
A system of prevention, preparedness, response, and recovery elements, the Emergency Services Sector represents the nation's first line of defense in the prevention and mitigation of risk from terrorist attacks, man-made incidents, and natural disasters.
The Defense Industrial Base Sector is the worldwide industrial complex that enables research and development, as well as design, production, delivery, and maintenance of military weapons systems, subsystems, and components or parts, to meet U.S. military requirements.
The Communications Sector is an integral component of the U.S. economy, underlying the operations of all businesses, public safety organizations, and government.
U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) National Protection and Programs Directorate (NPPD) National Cybersecurity Communications Integration Center (NCCIC) Director Larry Zelvin addresses the NPPD and NCCIC efforts to assess persistent and emerging cyber threats to the U.S. homeland.