Five hundred souls or so are expected in sunny San Diego this week for the 3rd round of meetings intended to produce new cyber security guidelines for operators of US critical infrastructure.
This article gives you the most recent update on status including cares and concerns related to privacy, business case, and getting senior management buy-in to even consider following this framework in the first place:
It references this DHS doc from earlier this year that attempts to pave the way for CEOs to become more engaged in their organization's cyber security efforts, called Cyber Security Questions for CEOs:
The emerging framework itself: http://www.nist.gov/itl/cyberframework.cfm
Details on the San Diego workshop: http://www.nist.gov/itl/csd/3rd-cybersecurity-framework-workshop-july-10-12-2013-san-diego-ca.cfm
Live webcasts of the proceedings can be viewed via these URLs:
Day 1 (Wednesday) Webcast: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3hJww5_BDSQI'm flying out today, along with a few of my IBM colleagues. Looking forward to seeing some of you there.
Day 2 Webcast: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SLVW0vFw0gI
Day 3 Webcast: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-9hORcAcXNA
Photo credit: The San Diego Union-Tribune