Hearing

The Evolving Cybersecurity Landscape: Federal Perspectives on Securing the Nation's Infrastructure


Date: Thursday, December 2, 2021 Time: 10:00 AM Location: 2167 Rayburn House Office Building and Virtually
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Agenda

Cyberattacks are a serious and evolving risk that affect transportation and infrastructure matters across T&I’s jurisdiction. Cyberattacks can result in tremendous financial damage, destruction of infrastructure assets, and even death. They impact governments, businesses, and individuals alike and have been growing in number and sophistication.
 
This hearing is the second of two full committee hearings on cybersecurity of the nation’s infrastructure. The first hearing was held in November 2021 and featured testimony from industry stakeholders and cybersecurity experts.

Witnesses

  1. Mr. Cordell Schachter
    Chief Information Officer (CIO)
    Department of Transportation (DOT)
  2. Mr. Larry Grossman
    Chief Information Security Officer (CISO)
    Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)
  3. Ms. Victoria Newhouse
    Deputy Assistant Administrator for Policy, Plans, and Engagement
    Transportation Security Administration (TSA)
  4. Rear Admiral John W. Mauger
    Assistant Commandant for Prevention Policy (CG-5P)
    U.S. Coast Guard (USCG)
  5. Mr. Kevin Dorsey
    Assistant Inspector General for Information Technology Audits
    Office of Inspector General (OIG), Department of Transportation (DOT)
  6. Mr. Nick Marinos
    Director, Information Technology and Cybersecurity
    Government Accountability Office (GAO)