Over The Road Bus ISAC (OTRB-ISAC)

ISAC LogoIn 2013, the Transportation Security Administration designated APTA as the sector coordinator with support from the American Bus Association (ABA) and the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO). The membership includes Over the Road Bus (OTRB) companies.

Clearinghouse for information on threats, vulnerabilities and solutions to physical and cyber infrastructure security.

Efficient means of receiving/communicating threats and alerts.

Secure means of sharing security information – anonymously or in an attributable manner.

Classified communications capabilities.


OTRB ISAC Benefits and Services Include:

Immediate all source incident reporting and threat warning.

Incident response support and access to security/antiterrorism expertise.

Secure, encrypted and redundant communications.

Unique intelligence sources not normally available:

U.S. and foreign governments/International forums

National and International Computer Emergency Response Teams (CERTs)

Law enforcement entities

Independent research

“Push” information vice members having to “Pull” information.

Secure portal access to the Security Library.

Over the Road Bus (OTRB) Daily Report.

Monthly TSA Mass Transit and DHS Security Working Group meetings with APTA.


Primary POC:

Paul Wolfe, ST/PT/OTRB ISACs Director

Alternate POC:

Gary Williams, ISACs Deputy Director
703-478- 7634


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IIT Cyber and Physical Security and Enterprise Technology Recognition

2014 AFEI Enterprise Information Winner – Industry Category

2013 AFEI Enterprise Information Honorable Mention – Industry Category

2011 SANS Institute National Cyber Security Innovation Award

2009 NSA Rowlett Award for Organizational Achievement

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