27 Sep 2018

Call for Development Group Members – Code of Practice on Rail Cyber Security in Rolling Stock

The Rail Industry Safety and Standards Board (RISSB) is seeking nominations from people to join a Development Group to develop a new Code of Practice – Rail Cyber Security in Rolling Stock.

This Code of Practice will provide detailed practices on how to address threats and vulnerabilities associated with rolling stock systems and provide industry (rail train operators, vendors and third parties) with specific requirements to help progress maturity in cyber security risk management.  This Code of Practice will support AS 7770 Rail Cyber Security in managing cyber security risk on the Australian and New Zealand railway networks.

How to contribute
Stakeholders and interested parties are invited to submit nominations for subject matter experts to join this Development Group to contribute to the overall depth and quality of the Standard.

Development Group membership is voluntary and requires the support of your organisation to attend and contribute. There will be 4 meetings over the development period – 2 face-to-face (expected in February 2019 and April 2019) and 2 teleconferences (November 2018 and June 2019).

Further information on the responsibilities of a Development Group member can be obtained from the RISSB website.

All nominations and enquiries are to be submitted to ahardiman@rissb.com.au.

As part of your nomination, can you please provide a brief detailing your contact details, your interest in this development (materially affected party, subject matter expert, etc.), and any other information which might support your participation.

Your information will assist us in ensuring a balanced representation from all major interest categories in the development of this document.

Closing date for nominations Friday, 2 November 2018.