2024 CSCC Annual Report

In the ever-evolving landscape of national security and emergency preparedness, the communications sector plays a pivotal role. As we delve into the accomplishments of last year and into 2024 it becomes evident that robust and resilient communications networks are essential for safeguarding our nation.

ISP Internet Routing Security Practices and Partnerships

The Communications Sector Coordinating Council (CSCC) recognizes the key role that transit and peering play in the Internet ecosystem and have embraced routing security measures that prioritize protecting critical functions from Internet protocol risks. As made explicit in the National Cybersecurity Strategy Implementation Plan (National Cybersecurity Initiative), making progress will require “close collaboration between public … Read more

CSCC Emerging Technologies Committee Impact Report on Post Quantum Cryptography

“The Engineer Who Cried Quantum“ The advent of quantum computing has been 40 years in the making. This long timeline has led many to put the cybersecurity impacts of cryptanalytically relevant quantum computers (CRQCs) on the backburner. However, as we approach the realization of this revolutionary technology, we cannot ignore the fact that CRQCs will … Read more

2022 CSCC Annual Report

Throughout 2021, CSCC members continued to show tenacity for maintaining and improving reliable and resilient communications networks in the face of a growing number of complex threats. As COVID-19 restrictions and the imperative to work from home and stay at home continue, there has been a greater exposure to cyber risk. Cybersecurity attacks continued toincrease … Read more

Return to Normal Guidance

The Communications Sector Coordinating Council (“CSCC”) created this document to provide guidance to online resources available to assist communications providers establish and implement a plan as they consider returning to the workplace following COVID-19 closures. The resources provided in this document include state and federal government recommendations, industry best practices, articles, and questionnaires that may … Read more