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Hurricane Ian Reveals Continuing Vulnerabilities for Healthcare Facilities

DRI Drive

The post Hurricane Ian Reveals Continuing Vulnerabilities for Healthcare Facilities appeared first on DRI Drive. In 2012, the stories of hospitals fighting to maintain services and keep patients safe during Superstorm Sandy rocked the resilience field.

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Moore County Power Station Attack Highlights Infrastructure Vulnerabilities

DRI Drive

The post Moore County Power Station Attack Highlights Infrastructure Vulnerabilities appeared first on DRI Drive. “This power disruption is an unfortunate reminder that when infrastructure is not secured, the damage can be catastrophic for the surrounding area,” said DRI President and […].

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Hurricanes Have Become more Deadly for Socially Vulnerable People

Recovery Diva

From Homeland Security News Wire: Hurricanes Have Become Deadlier, Especially for Socially Vulnerable. “In In our study, excess death counts after tropical cyclones were higher more recently and for the most socially vulnerable,” said Robbie M.

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Vital Yet Vulnerable: Undersea Infrastructure Needs Better Protection

The Rand Blog

But this critical undersea infrastructure is vulnerable, and much of it has no specific defence mechanisms. The seabed hosts a large number of subsea cables and pipelines that provide communications services and oil, gas, and electricity to our societies. What steps can be taken to protect it?

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How to Get Strong: Unlocking the Power of Vulnerability Management

MHA Consulting

Vulnerability management is the practice of identifying and mitigating the weaknesses in an organization’s people, processes, and technology. I like doing vulnerability assessments. I think vulnerability management is bigger than that. Identifying and mitigating such situations is what vulnerability management is all about.

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Earthquake Vulnerabilities and Failures

Disaster Zone

Standard stuff, growth over safety. Poor design. Inadequate standards and inspections.

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The top five security vulnerabilities of SMBs

Acronis

To protect yourself against these attacks and continue as unscathed as possible in event of one, it’s important to know the most common security vulnerabilities of SMBs and how to avoid them.