Critical Information Infrastructure

Critical information infrastructure, in the context of Internet is available both in the public sector as also in the private sector. Given the fact that Internet primarily grew out of private enterprise, large number of critical information infrastructure today is in the private hands. As such, protection and preservation of critical information infrastructure becomes a topmost legal priority for states. Different sovereign nations have come up with different national legislation to deal with aspects pertaining to protection of critical information infrastructure.  Some of them are as follows: