Protecting Maritime Facilities in the 21st Century: Are Our Nation’s Ports at Risk for a Cyber-Attack?

October 8, 2015 10:00 AM | 311 CANNON HOUSE OFFICE BUILDING

This hearing will provide an overview of the Department of Homeland Security’s efforts and authority for ensuring cybersecurity at sea ports.  This hearing will examine the current maritime related cyber threat landscape and the Department’s initiatives to counter that threat.

Opening Statements

Rep. Candice Miller (R-MI), Subcommittee Chairman
Opening Statement

Live Stream


Rear Admiral Paul Thomas
Assistant Commandant
Prevention Policy
U.S. Coast Guard
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Witness Statement

Mr. Gregory C. Wilshusen
Information Security Issues
U.S. Government Accountability Office
Witness Statement

Mr. Randy D. Parsons
Security Services
Port of Long Beach, California
Witness Statement 

Mr. Jonathan Sawicki
Security Improvement Program Manager
Ports of Brownsville and Harlingen, Texas
Witness Statement