Information Sharing and Analysis Center

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Information Sharing and Analysis Center
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AbbreviationISAC

An Information Sharing and Analysis Center or (ISAC) is a nonprofit organization that provides a central resource for gathering information on cyber threats to critical infrastructure and providing two-way sharing of information between the private and public sector.[1][2]

United States[edit]

In the United States, ISACs assist federal and local governments with information pertaining to cyber threats.[3]

The National Council of ISACs (NCI Directorate) members include:

India[edit]

In India, the Information Sharing and Analysis Center (ISAC) operates as an independent non-profit organization that works closely as Public-Private-Partner (PPP) with apex nodal agency for cyber security, National Critical Information Infrastructure Protection Center (NCIIPC), designated under the IT Act Law 2000.

Europe[edit]

  • European Energy - Information Sharing & Analysis Centre (EE-ISAC)[5]

Canada[edit]

  • Global Mining and Metals Information Sharing & Analysis Centre (MM-ISAC)[6]-

References[edit]

  1. ^ (au), David A. Powner (15 May 2017). "Critical Infrastructure Protection: Department of Homeland Security Faces Challenges in Fulfilling Cybersecurity Responsibilities". DIANE Publishing. p. 51.
  2. ^ "FACT SHEET: Executive Order Promoting Private Sector Cybersecurity Information Sharing". 12 February 2015.
  3. ^ http://www.boozallen.com/content/dam/boozallen/documents/building-the-next-generation-isac_fs.pdf
  4. ^ https://www.cisecurity.org/press-release/elections-infrastructure-isac-is-now-a-member-of-the-national-council-of-isacs/
  5. ^ "EE-ISAC". www.ee-isac.eu. Retrieved 2018-01-13.
  6. ^ "Mining and Metals ISAC". www.mmisac.org. Retrieved 2018-03-21.