Since 2009, when NCHRP's last Security 101 report was released, there have been significant advances in transportation security approaches, including new strategies, programs, and ways of doing business that have increased the security of transportation systems as well as ensured their resiliency.
Hazards and threats to the system have also continued to evolve since 2009. While the incidence of large-scale terrorist attacks has remained small, transportation agencies are at increasingly greater risk from system-disrupting events due to natural causes, unintentional human intervention, and intentional criminal acts, such as active-shooter incidents. Cyber risks also are increasing and can impact not only data, but the control systems—like tunnel-ventilation systems—operated by transportation agencies.>
The TRB National Cooperative Highway Research Program's NCHRP Research Report 930: Update of Security 101: A Physical Security and Cybersecurity Primer for Transportation Agencies provides valuable information about current and accepted practices associated with both physical and cyber security and its applicability to surface transportation.
The report is accompanied by a PowerPoint for the project and NCHRP Web-Only Document 266: Developing a Physical and Cyber Security Primer for Transportation Agencies.
Table of Contents
|Chapter 1 - Physical Security and Cybersecurity Risk Management, Risk Assessment, and Asset Evaluation||4-40|
|Chapter 2 - Plans and Strategies||41-53|
|Chapter 3 - Security Countermeasures||54-87|
|Chapter 4 - Cybersecurity||88-101|
|Chapter 5 - Workforce Planning and Training/Exercises||102-147|
|Chapter 6 - Infrastructure Protection and Resilience||148-162|
|Chapter 7 - Homeland Security Laws, Directives, and Guidance||163-186|
|Appendix - Information Resources||192-200|
The National Academies Press and the Transportation Research Board have partnered with Copyright Clearance Center to offer a variety of options for reusing our content. You may request permission to:
For most Academic and Educational uses no royalties will be charged although you are required to obtain a license and comply with the license terms and conditions.
For information on how to request permission to translate our work and for any other rights related query please click here.
For questions about using the Copyright.com service, please contact:
Copyright Clearance Center
22 Rosewood Drive
Danvers, MA 01923
Tel (toll free): 855/239-3415 (select option 1)
Loading stats for Update of Security 101: A Physical Security and Cybersecurity Primer for Transportation Agencies...