Write a three to five (3-5) page paper in which
Interpret the Department of Homeland Security’s
mission, operations and responsibilities.
Detail the Critical Infrastructure Protection (CIP)
initiatives, what they protect, and the methods we use to protect our assets.
Analyze the way in which CIP has or has not advanced between
the releases of the DHS’ NIPP and the NIST’s Framework for Improving Critical
Infrastructure Cybersecurity. Justify your response.
Describe the vulnerabilities that should concern IS
professionals who protect the U.S.’s critical infrastructure.
Suggest three (3) methods to improve the protection of the
U.S.’s critical infrastructure, and justify each suggested
Evaluate the effectiveness of IS professionals in regard to
protecting the U.S.’s critical infrastructure, and indicate the strategic ways
that you believe IS professionals could better serve as
Use at least five (5) quality resources outside of the
suggested resources in this assignment. Note: Wikipedia and similar
Websites do not qualify as quality resources.