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Water Sector Cybersecurity Brief for States

Implementing cybersecurity best practices is critical for water and wastewater utilities. Cyber-attacks are a growing threat to critical infrastructure sectors, including water and wastewater systems. Many critical infrastructure facilities have experienced cybersecurity incidents that led to the disruption of a business process or critical operation. This brief provides information to help state primacy agencies start a conversation with water systems about cybersecurity threats.

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