A Brief Overview of the Australian Security of Critical Infrastructure Act 2018: What operators need to know
In recent times, the Australian Parliament passed the widest-ranging, cybersecurity regulations to hit the critical infrastructure industry to date. So who’s effected by the Security of Critical Infrastructure Act and what do they need to know?
Critical electricity, gas, and water assets, as well as ports have all been singled out. Owners and operators of those assets must now provide a clear accounting of security risk to a central body. But that change only scratches the surface.
To help operators wade through the complexity, we’ve created an overview guide to the Security of Critical Infrastructure Act. It outlines the Act’s key provisions, walks you through the nuances of ministerial last powers, and tells you what comes next.