Assistant Director, Resilience and Security
Architect of the Capitol
Updating Methodologies and Guidelines for Threat, Vulnerability and Risk Assessment Methods for Protecting Public Spaces
The U.S. government is in the process of updating its guidelines and best practices for threat, risk and vulnerability assessments, through agencies like the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency, along with a great deal of input on resilience and adaptation for many different kinds of agencies, installations and commercial enterprises. This discussion touches on three different aspects of this ongoing process and highlights what some of the impacts that these updated measures will have inside and outside of government.