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CSRIC Meeting held March 6, 2013 at FCC Headquarters

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Released: February 27, 2013


Federal Communications Commission

News Media Information 202 / 418-0500

445 12th St., S.W.


Washington, D.C. 20554

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DA 13-161

Released: February 27, 2013




By this Public Notice, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC or Commission),
consistent with the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA),1 announces that the FCC’s
Communications Security, Reliability, and Interoperability Council (CSRIC or Council) will
meet on Wednesday, March 6, 2012, beginning at 9:00 a.m., in the Commission Meeting Room
at FCC Headquarters, located at 445 12th Street, SW, Room TW-C305, Washington, DC 20554.
The CSRIC is a federal advisory committee that will provide recommendations to the
Commission regarding best practices and actions the Commission can take to help ensure
security, reliability, and interoperability of commercial and public safety communications
systems. On March 18, 2011, the FCC, pursuant to the FACA, renewed the charter for the
CSRIC for a period of two years through March 18, 2013.2
This is the final meeting under this CSRIC charter. At the meeting, working groups on
Next Generation Alerting, E9-1-1 Location Accuracy, Network Security Best Practices,
DNSSEC Implementation Practices for ISPs, Secure BGP Deployment, Botnet Remediation,
Alerting Issues Associated with CAP Migration, 9-1-1 Prioritization, and Consensus
Cybersecurity Controls will present their final reports for a vote by the Council. The CSRIC
Working Groups are described in more detail at
Members of the general public may attend the meeting. The FCC will attempt to
accommodate as many attendees as possible; however, admittance will be limited to seating
availability. The Commission will also provide audio and/or video coverage of the meeting over
the Internet from the FCC’s web page at
Open captioning will be provided for this event. Other reasonable accommodations for
people with disabilities are available upon request. Requests for such accommodations should be
submitted via e-mail to or by calling the Consumer & Governmental Affairs

1 5 U.S.C. Appendix 2.
2 See 76 Fed. Reg. 17650 (Mar. 30, 2011).

Bureau at (202) 418-0530 (voice), (202) 418-0432 (TTY). Such requests should include a
detailed description of the accommodation needed. In addition, please include a way for the
FCC to contact the requester if more information is needed to fill the request. Please allow at
least five days’ advance notice; last minute requests will be accepted, but may not be possible to
The public may submit written comments before the meeting to Jeffery Goldthorp, the
FCC’s Designated Federal Officer for the CSRIC by e-mail to or
U.S. Postal Service Mail to Jeffery Goldthorp, Associate Bureau Chief, Public Safety and
Homeland Security Bureau, Federal Communications Commission, 445 12th Street, SW, Room
7-A325, Washington, DC 20554.
Additional information regarding the CSRIC can be found at:
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jeffery Goldthorp, Designated Federal
Official for CSRIC and Associate Bureau Chief, Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau,
(202) 418-1096 (voice) or (e-mail) or Lauren Kravetz, Deputy
Designated Federal Official for CSRIC and Deputy Chief, Communications Systems Analysis
Division, Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau (202) 418-7944 (voice) or (e-mail).
NEWS MEDIA CONTRACT: Rochelle Cohen, Public Safety and Homeland Security
Bureau, (202) 418-1162, or
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