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Today’s interdependent and interconnected world requires joint efforts and holistic approaches to the growing number of attacks against critical infrastructure assets, which have increasingly become a necessity in order to address ever-evolving convergent threats to our economy, security and well-being.

Critical Infrastructure Protection Review, the go-to destination for the latest news, insights and expert knowledge is designed to assist governments, and the public and private sectors to improve the security and resilience of vital critical infrastructures and strengthen their preparedness to withstand and recover from the physical and cyber attacks.

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  • Shots fired as ‘car rams gate’ at US Air Force base in Suffolk

    December 18, 2017

    A car rammed the gates of a US Air Force base in Suffolk as gun shots were fired, say Sky sources. A Ministry of Defence (MoD) source said a man driving a car tried to force the vehicle into the barriers at the entrance to RAF Mildenhall near Bury St Edmunds. Suffolk Police said shots were fired ...

  • US Bars Drones Over Nuclear Sites for Security Reasons

    December 18, 2017

    The Federal Aviation Administration said Monday it will bar drone flights over seven major U.S. nuclear sites, including Los Alamos National Laboratory in New Mexico. The move is the latest in a series of growing restrictions on unmanned aerial vehicles over U.S. sites that have national security implications. The new restrictions begin Dec. 29 and include the ...

  • Police officers fighting for life after Masarati ploughs into them

    December 17, 2017

    Two police officers are in a critical condition in hospital after being hit by a Maserati in London. The male and female police constables, both in their 30s, are based in Brent, north west London, and were returning to their marked police vehicle on A406 North Circular Road in Neasdon at 3.40am when they were ...

  • Atlanta’s airport working to get back to normal operations after outage

    December 17, 2017

    Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport is working to get back to normal operations Monday morning after an outage that lasted nearly 11 hours Sunday and crippled air travel at the nation’s busiest airport. Power was restored just after midnight. The outage caused by a fire that damaged electrical equipment brought the airport to a standstill Sunday. Hundreds ...

  • Man Plants Bomb Aboard Bus in Central Morocco

    December 16, 2017

    A suspect was arrested in the night of December 14 to 15 in Khenifra, a city in northern central Morocco after he was planning an attack on a bus, using an improvised explosive bomb, reported Moroccan daily Al Ahdath Al Maghribia. The bomb was found by the passengers, who rushed to alert the bus driver. Upon ...

  • TRITON Malware Targeting Critical Infrastructure Could Cause Physical Damage

    December 15, 2017

    Security researchers have uncovered another nasty piece of malware designed specifically to target industrial control systems (ICS) with a potential to cause health and life-threatening accidents. Dubbed Triton, also known as Trisis, the ICS malware has been designed to target Triconex Safety Instrumented System (SIS) controllers made by Schneider Electric—an autonomous control system that independently monitors ...

  • Police shoot man with knife at Amsterdam’s Schiphol airport

    December 15, 2017

    Dutch police have shot a man wielding a knife at Amsterdam’s Schiphol airport. A tweet from Dutch military police read: “Man at Schiphol shot at by the military police, after he made threats with a knife. Situation safe.” The forces later added officers had overpowered and arrested the suspect, and he is now in custody. “The man threatened ...

  • Russia’s FSB detains ISIS cell members planning attacks in St. Petersburg

    December 15, 2017

    The Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) has detained seven people suspected of being members of a terrorist cell linked to Islamic State, the agency reported. A series of bombings was planned for Saturday, it said. The attacks were planned to involve “a suicide bomber blowing up inside a religious facility and the murder of civilians ...