The Critical Infrastructure Attack Surface

Assessing Its Breadth, Fragility, Threats and Defenses

The recent DDoS attack on Dyn did much more than simply disrupt service to websites of some of the biggest online brands. It caused many to question our definition of critical infrastructure and the best way to ensure crucial functions are protected.

In this webcast, Sameer Bhalotra, former senior director of cybersecurity at the White House, Kennet Westby, president & co-founder of Coalfire Systems, and James Carder, LogRhythm CISO & VP of LogRhythm Labs, discuss a number of questions around critical infrastructure and the challenges of protecting it against advanced cyber threats. The panelist also highlight the issues and risks the Internet of Things (IoT) pose to securing critical infrastructure.

You’ll learn:

  • The definition of critical infrastructure
  • The responsibility the private sector plays in protecting the nation’s critical infrastructure
  • How IoT is amplifying the scope of critical infrastructure
  • Where organizations should focus to best mitigate the growing and shifting cyberthreats