Advocacy - Resources
ITI/ITAPS response to the request for comments from the GSA-DOD Joint Working Group on Improving Cybersecurity and Resilience Through Acquisition "recommendation on a federal acquisition cyber risk management strategy"
April 08, 2014
On behalf of the Information Technology Alliance for Public Sector (ITAPS) and the Information Technology Industry Council (ITI), we are responding to the request for comments from the Joint Working Group on Improving Cybersecurity and Resilience Through Acquisition regarding the federal government instituting a federal acquisition cyber risk management strategy.
ITI response to the Department of Homeland Security request for information on cybersecurity solutions for small/medium-sized businesses
March 26, 2014
The Information Technology Industry Council (ITI) appreciates the opportunity to respond to the Department of Homeland Security’s Request for Information (RFI) on Cyber Security Solutions for Small/Medium Sized Businesses (SMBs).
ITI recommendations to Department of Homeland Security regarding cybersecurity Voluntary Program
February 11, 2014
The Information Technology Industry Council (ITI) strongly supports the Administration’s February 2013 Executive Order (EO) 13636, “Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity,” as an effective and exemplary approach to cybersecurity policy.
ITI response to Department of Defense request for Information on Software Assurance
January 17, 2014
ITI supports ASD(R&E)’s focus on software assurance (SwA). Software security—and IT product security generally—is critical to ITI companies because we must be responsive and transparent to a global customer base, which includes the defense enterprise.
ITI comments in response to NIST RFI: “Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity Executive Order 13636: Preliminary Cybersecurity Framework”
December 12, 2013
The Information Technology Industry Council (ITI) appreciates the opportunity to respond to your RFI of October 29, 2013, “Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity Executive Order 13636: Preliminary Cybersecurity Framework.”
Multi-association letter: Time to Fix Section 516 of the Continuing Resolution
December 10, 2013
As you and your colleagues seek to finalize federal spending levels for the remainder of Fiscal Year (FY) 2014, we urge you to consider substituting Section 516 of the Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act of 2013, Pub. L. 113-6 "Section 516", with the language proposed in Section 515 of S. 1329
ITI letter in response to Department of Defense DFARS Case 2012-D050: Interim Rule on Requirements Relating to Supply Chain Risk
November 25, 2013
On behalf of the Information Technology Industry Council (ITI)1, I am writing regarding DFARS Case 2012-D050, Requirements Relating to Supply Chain Security, which the Department of Defense (DoD) published in the Federal Register on November 18, 2013 at 78 FR 69268.
ITI/SIA comments in response to NIST SP 800-161, “Draft Supply Chain Risk Management Practices for Federal Information Systems and Organizations"
November 01, 2013
ITI and Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA) appreciate the opportunity to comment on NIST SP 800-161, DRAFT Supply Chain Risk Management Practices for Federal Information Systems and Organizations. We are submitting our comments both in this letter and the comments template provided.
ITI comments: Draft National Infrastructure Protection Plan
August 19, 2013
ITI supports the review and revision of the NIPP to ensure that it remains relevant to the critical infrastructure mission over time. However, while we appreciate that the Department is working within the deadline established in PPD-21, we are very concerned that the short time frame -one week- for stakeholder review and comment on this draft does not afford adequate opportunity for us or other stakeholders to provide the substantive, thoughtful feedback required
ITI support letter for S 1353 - The Cybersecurity Act of 2013
July 30, 2013
The Information Technology Industry Council (ITI) is writing to express our support for S. 1353, the Cybersecurity Act of 2013. Your legislation is a very important step to advance cybersecurity policies that protect U.S. critical infrastructure from cyber threats.