Lessons in protecting critical infrastructure

As our critical infrastructure systems continue to grow in complexity, interconnectivity, and interdependence, it is becoming increasingly difficult for one particular group of experts to successfully assure their safety and security. That's why critical infrastructure protection, or CIP, is growing as a specialized field spanning several sectors of expertise.

Wayne Boone, Abass Braimah
Published: Wednesday, 02/16/2011 12:00 am EST

As our critical infrastructure systems continue to grow in complexity, interconnectivity, and interdependence, it is becoming increasingly difficult for one particular group of experts to successfully assure their safety and security. That's why critical infrastructure protection, or CIP, is growing as a specialized field spanning several sectors of expertise.

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