Critical Infrastructure Security and Resilience Month

November is Critical Infrastructure Security and Resilience Month, led by the Department of Homeland Security’s Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA). This nationwide effort is intended to raise awareness and reaffirm the commitment to keep our Nation’s critical infrastructure, including commercial facilities like zoos and aquariums, secure and resilient.
Some key themes for this year include soft target security, managing risk to a converging cyber and physical world, and combating insider threats. Information and resources on these topics and more can be found in the Infrastructure Security Month Toolkit, and we’ve highlighted some of the suggested activities that may be most useful for Exotic Animal Industry owners and operators below: