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Information sharing in the 21st century : progress and challenges

Dawson, Edward, Reid, Jason F., Salim, Farzad, & Burdon, Mark (2009) Information sharing in the 21st century : progress and challenges. In Boyd, Colin & Susilo, Willy (Eds.) Eighth Australasian Information Security Conference (AISC 2010), 19-20 January 2010, Brisbane, Australia.

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Abstract

With the increasing threat of cyber and other attacks on critical infrastructure, governments throughout the world have been organizing industry to share information on possible threats. In Australia the Office of the Attorney General has formed Trusted Information Sharing Networks (TISN) for the various critical industries such as banking and electricity. Currently the majority of information for a TISN is shared at physical meetings. To meet cyber threats there are clearly limitations to physical meetings. Many of these limitations can be overcome by the creation of a virtual information sharing network (VISN). However there are many challenges to overcome in the design of a VISN both from a policy and technical viewpoint. We shall discuss some of these challenges in this talk.

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ID Code: 37800
Item Type: Conference Item (Keynote)
Keywords: information sharing, access control, critical infrastructure protection
ISBN: 9781920682866
ISSN: 1445-1336
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > INFORMATION AND COMPUTING SCIENCES (080000) > COMPUTER SOFTWARE (080300) > Computer System Security (080303)
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Law
Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Science and Technology
Past > Institutes > Information Security Institute
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2010 please consult the authors
Deposited On: 08 Oct 2010 10:39
Last Modified: 08 Oct 2010 10:39

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