It's National Cybersecurity Month! Denise Anderson shares the importance of working with an ISAC and the NCI
National Council of ISACs Congressional Update:
Critical Infrastructure Information Sharing Successes & Opportunities
On September 23, 2021, the National Council of ISACs hosted a Congressional briefing to highlight the critical role Information Sharing and Analysis Centers play in national cybersecurity protection.
This white paper written by the National Council of ISACs outlines key considerations for policymakers as they begin to identify mandatory reporting requirements.
This white paper written by the National Council of ISACs provides actions enterprises should take to secure their networks from a ransomware attack.
State of Information Sharing: Critical Infrastructure Protection Awareness, Collaboration, and Challenges Post-9/11
IT-ISAC Executive Director Scott Alegier examines the state of information sharing since 9/11.
Strengthening Cryptocurrency Regulation and Anti-Money Laundering Tools to Reduce the Impact of Ransomware
This white paper written by the National Council of ISACs describes how criminal organizations conduct ransomware operations and their impact to society.
General information on ISACs and NCI; provides a description and a link to each NCI member ISAC.
Updated July 2020
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about ISACs and the National Council of ISACs.
Updated June 2019
Describes the members of ISACs and how deeply the ISACs penetrate their sectors.
Updated January 2017
Denise Anderson, NCI Chair and President of the National Health ISAC, testified before the House Energy and Commerce Committee on April 4, 2017 on cybersecurity in the health care sector. In addition to speaking to that subject, Denise offered several ways Congress and the federal agencies could help strengthen ISACs, support access to ISACs and improve information sharing across all sectors.
The Electricity ISAC developed this white paper on the exploitation of the internet of things (IoT) to conduct distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks. In the paper, E-ISAC provides recommendations for defensive capabilities against such attacks.
October 24, 2016
Discuss healthcare cyber threats, the value of the National Health ISAC to the healthcare sector and the role of ISACs in general.
August 11, 2016
Describes the value of ISACs to their members and their partners in the private sector and government and provides background information on ISACs and the NCI.
Denise Anderson, the Chair of the NCI, provided Congressional testimony, submitted U.S. House of Representatives Subcommittee on Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection and Security Technologies, on the President’s recent executive order on cybersecurity information sharing and on how the federal government can better support private sector information sharing and analysis centers.
At the March 4, 2015 ISAC-ISAO Summit, NCI Vice Chair Scott Algeier provided recommendations on the implementation of the ISAO provisions in the Executive Order Promoting Private Sector Cybersecurity Information Sharing.