The substantial cyber threat to the nation’s Critical Infrastructure is the context for this discussion on DoD policy concerns and current R&D efforts. Topics will include Weasel Board being developed at Sandia National Laboratory, More Situational Awareness for Industrial Control Systems (MOSAICS), sponsored by PACOM and NORTHCOM, and recent policy concerns relating to cyber security and Utilities Privatization of Critical Infrastructure. This webinar will also report the results of a panel discussion from the DHS Industrial Control Systems Joint Working Group (ICSJWG) meeting April 9-11 at Albuquerque, NM.
- Presented “Data Sets for Autonomous Intelligent Cyber-defense Agent Research” at the 1st NATO-Industry workshop on Autonomous Cyber Defence, Cranfield University, UK in March 2019
- Co-authorship of two papers on DoD Facilities Related Control Systems Cyber Security with Mr. Daryl Haegley, SECDEF Principle Cybersecurity Advisor, and one paper with Benoit LeBlanc and Sylvain Hourlier of L'Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Cognitique entitled “A Program for Effective and Secure Operations by Autonomous Agents and Human Operators in Communications-Constrained Tactical Environments”; ARL-SR-0395
- Served on the NATO Research Task Group (RTG) IST-152 “Intelligent Autonomous Agents for Cyber Defense and Resilience”, chaired by Dr. Alexander Kott, Army Research Laboratory Chief Scientist
- Organized a DoD briefing Session on Industrial Control Systems Cybersecurity for Department of Homeland Security at the Industrial Control Systems Joint Working Group (ICSJWG) with representatives of OASD (E,I&E), INDO-PACOM and Sandia National Labs