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Communications Security, Reliability and Interoperability Council III

The Communications Security, Reliability and Interoperability Council's (CSRIC) mission is to provide recommendations to the FCC to ensure, among other things, optimal security and reliability of communications systems, including telecommunications, media, and public safety.

This encyclopedia entry describes the structure and work of the third assembly of this council, informally referred to as CSRIC III (Chartered March 19, 2011 - March 18, 2013). For information on the previous assembly (CSRIC II), see its entry here.

Contact Info

Jeffery Goldthorp
Designated Federal Officer Lauren Kravetz
Deputy Designated Federal Officer

Advisory Council Meetings

  • Friday, September 23, 2011
  • Friday, December 16, 2011
  • Thursday, March 22, 2012
  • Wednesday, June 6, 2012
  • Wednesday, September 12, 2012
  • Wednesday, December 5, 2012 (cancelled)
  • Wednesday, March 6, 2013 (Rescheduled to March 14, 2013)

Dates are subject to change. All meetings will be held at the Federal Communications Commission; 445 12th Street, S.W.; Washington, D.C.

Final Reports

WG1 - NG 9-1-1: Subgroups 1 and 2 (pdf)
WG1 - Subgroup 1 (pdf)
WG1 - Subgroup 2 (pdf)
WG2 – Next Generation Alerting (pdf)
WG3 – Leveraging LBS and Emerging Location Technologies for Indoor Wireless E9-1-1 (pdf)
WG3 - E9-1-1 Location Accuracy: Outdoor Location Accuracy (pdf) WG4 – BGP Security Best Practices (pdf)
WG4 - DNS Best Practices (pdf)
WG5 – Measurement of DNSSEC Deployment (pdf)
WG6 – Secure BGP Deployment (pdf)
WG7 – Barrier and Metric Considerations (pdf)
WG7 - U.S. Anti-Bot Code of Conduct (ABCs) for Internet Service Providers (ISPs) (pdf)
WG8 - E9-1-1 Best Practices: Part 1 (pdf)
WG8 - E9-1-1 Best Practices: Part 2 (pdf)
WG9 - CAP Implementation: Part 1 (pdf)
WG9 - CAP Implementation: Part 2 (pdf)
WG9 - CAP Implementation: Part 3 (pdf)
WG9 – CAP Implementation: Part 4 (pdf)
WG10 – 9-1-1 Prioritization (pdf)
WG11 - Consensus Cyber Security Controls (pdf)

Membership & Charter

List of CSRIC members (pdf)
CSRIC charter (pdf)

Working Groups

Working Group (WG) Descriptions (pdf)



Council Meetings

3/6/13 (March 6th meeting rescheduled to March 14th, because of the snow storm predicted to affect the Washington, D.C. area on March 6th)

Releases
  • FCC Announces Meeting of the Communications Security, Reliability, and Interoperability Council Scheduled for March 6, 2013 (March 6th meeting rescheduled to March 14th, because of the snow storm predicted to affect the Washington, D.C. area on March 6th) at FCC Headquarters
    Public Notice: Acrobat
  • Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 30/ Wednesday, February 13, 2013:
    Notice of public meeting: Acrobat

Presentations
Other

9/12/12

Releases
  • FCC Announces Meeting of the Communications Security, Reliability, and Interoperability Council Scheduled for September 12, 2012 at FCC Headquarters
    Public Notice: Acrobat
  • Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 156/ Monday, August 13, 2012:
    Notice of public meeting: Acrobat

Reports
Presentations
Other

6/6/12

Releases
  • FCC Announces Meeting of the Communications Security, Reliability, and Interoperability Council Scheduled for June 6, 2012 at FCC Headquarters
    Public Notice: Acrobat
  • Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 93/ Monday, June 14, 2012:
    Notice of public meeting: Acrobat

Reports
Presentations
Other

3/22/12

Releases
  • FCC Announces Meeting of the Communications Security, Reliability, and Interoperability Council Scheduled for March 22, 2012 at FCC Headquarters
    Public Notice: Acrobat
  • Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 39/ Tuesday, February 28, 2012:
    Notice of public meeting: Acrobat

Reports
Presentations
Other

12/16/11

Releases
  • FCC Announces Meeting of the Communications Security, Reliability, and Interoperability Council Scheduled for December 16, 2011 at FCC Headquarters
    Public Notice: Word | Acrobat
  • Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 228/ Monday, November 28, 2011:
    Notice of public meeting: Acrobat

Presentations
Other

9/23/11

Releases
  • Letter from Chairman Genachowski to the Members of CSRIC
    Letter: Acrobat
  • FCC Announces Meeting of the Communications Security, Reliability, and Interoperability Council Scheduled for September 23, 2011, at FCC Headquarters
    Public Notice: Word | Acrobat
  • Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 169 / Wednesday, August 31, 2011:
    Notice of public meeting: Acrobat
Presentations
Other

Other Records

8/8/11
  • FCC Announces Membership of the Communications Security, Reliability, and Interoperability Council (CSRIC).
    Public Notice: Word | Acrobat

Documents regarding CSRIC are available for inspection and copying at the FCC's Reference Information Center, 445 12th Street, SW, Room CY-A257, Washington, DC 20554.

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