Critical Infrastructure Protection
Department of Defense (DOD) program to identify and protect assets critical to the Defense Transportation System. Loss of a critical asset would result in failure to support the mission of a combatant commander. Assets include worldwide DOD, commercial, and civil physical and command, control, communications, computers, and intelligence infrastructures. See also Defense Transportation System.

Military dictionary. 2000.

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