Cyber Threats to Public Safety

Motorola Solutions 2018 Landscape of Cyber Threats to Public Safety

Cyber Threats to Public Safety eBook Cover

In the digital age, first responders rely on online communication and computer systems that are the backbone to emergency management. With increasing emergency systems online, cyber threats are a never-ending issue. First responders have become a target for cyber attacks, which could cause failure of our emergency response systems. In this report with Motorola, we talk about the necessity for investing in the security posture of emergency management systems and best practices first responders can take to help combat cyber risk.

Cyber attacks covered and examples of their effects on law enforcement in this report include:

  • Ransomware
  • Hacktivism
  • Phishing attacks
  • Distributed Denial-of-Service (DDoS) attacks