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Cybersecurity

Our daily life, economic vitality, and national security depend on a stable, safe, and resilient cyberspace.

  • DHS Targeted Violence and Terrorism Prevention and Protection FY2021 Budget Request Fact Sheet

    The President’s Fiscal Year (FY) 2021 Budget Request strengthens the Department of Homeland Security's (DHS) prevention and protection missions.

  • Protecting and Preparing the Homeland Against Threats of Electromagnetic Pulse and Geomagnetic Disturbances

    Extreme electromagnetic incidents caused by an intentional electromagnetic pulse (EMP) attack or a naturally occurring geomagnetic disturbance (GMD, also referred to as "space weather") could damage significant portions of the Nation's critical infrastructure, including the electrical grid, communications equipment, water and wastewater systems, and transportation modes.

  • NCSAM Resources

    October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM), a time to focus on how cybersecurity is a shared responsibility that affects all Americans. NCSAM is a collaborative effort between the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and its public and private partners, including the National Cyber Security Alliance, to raise awareness about the importance of cybersecurity and individual cyber hygiene.

  • TSA Information Assurance Handbook

    This handbook implements the policies and requirements of the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Management Directive (MD) 1400.3, Information Technology Security by establishing guidance applicable to the use, development, and maintenance of TSA Information Technology (IT) assets, networks, and systems.

  • 2018 AEP

    Analytic deliverables from the 2018 cycle of the Analytic Exchange Program

  • DHS National Cybersecurity Summit Fact Sheet

    The DHS National Cybersecurity Summit represents public-private partnership in action. By convening dozens of CEOs and senior executives with U.S. Cabinet secretaries and senior government officials, along with hundreds of senior risk and security officers across a wide range of critical infrastructure sectors, this Summit conveys the imperative that the evolving and increasingly sophisticated and persistent cybersecurity threat landscape compels a collective approach to defending networks and managing national risk.

  • DHS Cybersecurity Strategy

    This strategy provides the Department with a framework to execute our cybersecurity responsibilities during the next five years to keep pace with the evolving cyber risk landscape.

  • 2018 North Dakota LTTX Cybersecurity Overview and Resource Guide

    This Leadership Tabletop Exercise Cybersecurity Overview and Resource Guide provides members of the academic community with a summary of the format and structure of the pilot LTTX event, hosted by the North Dakota University System, as a model for initiating critical conversations with campus leadership on their roles in preparedness for, response to, and recovery from campus emergencies.

  • 2017 NTTX Situation Manual

    This exercise is a part of a two-day event including seminars/workshops and a tabletop exercise (TTX) geared toward examining issues related to cybersecurity impacting physical infrastructure systems on college and university campuses. The TTX portion of the event consists of a scenario-driven, facilitated discussion and is designed to examine roles, responsibilities, authorities, and capabilities to enhance the resilience of institutions of higher education.

  • Securing the Internet of Things

    Securing the Internet of Things