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National Infrastructure Security Co-ordination Centre

The National Infrastructure Security Co-ordination Centre (NISCC) was an inter-departmental centre of the UK government.

Set up in 1999. The role of NISCC (pronounced "nicey") was to minimise the risk to the Critical National Infrastructure (CNI) from electronic attack.[1] NISCC provided advice and information on computer network defence and other information assurance issues.

On 1 February 2007, NISCC merged with the


  • Centre for the Protection of National Infrastructure
  • GovCertUK

External links

  1. ^ "Past Events: Aligning and Sustaining IT Infrastructure for Business Benefit". British Computer Society. 9 June 2005. Retrieved 25 May 2012. 
  2. ^ "Launch of The Centre for the Protection of National Infrastructure (CPNI)".  
  3. ^ Margaret Rouse (February 2008). "Centre for the Protection of National Infrastructure (CPNI)". SearchSecurity.co.uk. Retrieved 25 May 2012. 

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