What Is Critical Infrastructure

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I believe that the uncertainty as to what is critical infrastructure and what do we protect comes with our differences as people and what we as individuals believe is important to support daily living and what isn’t. Is it transportation, if so which mode; air, rail, maritime? I think we can all agree these are critical, and protection of these should be a priority. How important is the power grid? An Electromagnetic Pulse is considered a real threat, but there has been little to no preventive protection measures implemented. Experts say that chances we will experience a devastating solar storm in the next 15 years (Foster, 2008). Another example I can provide of a critical infrastructure there is not agreement on regarding the level of protection

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