Optimising network cybersecurity against new threats
As the security landscape against utilities becomes more complex and challenging
Smart meters need more protection from hackers
A critical step utilities should be taking is to install monitoring and alarm systems to detect potential attacks.
Cyber security: a marathon, not a Sprint
A case study contributed by Javvad Malik, security awareness advocate at KnowBe4.
Strategic cyber security priorities for Europe’s energy sector
Opinion piece by Anjos Nijk, Managing Director, European Network for Cyber Security (ENCS)
The day the UK went from smart to Cymraeg meters
A random switch to Welsh in some smart meters’ display in the UK highlights a worrying software glitch.
Transmission & Distribution
Europe and US issue new cyber security resources
ENCS and E.DSO provide harmonised smart meter security requirements, while US regulators’ association offers guidelines for national regulators.
The cyber threat: What utilities need to know
Engerati speaks with the Electric Power Research Institute about the top threats facing utilities and what they should be doing to mitigate risk and improve cyber security.
Security in the energy cloud and how to get a handle on it
The cloud brings new challenges for utility cyber security that require asset visibility, integration of data sources and automated security processes.
EU: Energy sector should collaborate to fend off cyber attacks
Software providers shared their cyber security solutions for utilities at a high-level EU Commission event in Brussels yesterday.
Editorial: Utilities embark on a cyber odyssey
Senior officials in the EU and the US are waking up to the cyber security threat to critical infrastructure as digitalisation and decentralisation lower the barriers for hackers.
EU gets to grips with cyber security
The EU’s cyber security strategy is shifting gears now that key legislation has come into force and the Commission is preparing to start work on a new network code.
E-Book: Digital Utility of the Future
Nine steps for a successful transition
E-Book: Cyber security
Staying one step ahead of the hackers: a quick guide for utilities
Cyber Security for the Electric Sector 101
Cyber security has become a critical priority for electric utilities, which are increasingly dependent on information technology and telecommunication infrastructure to ensure the reliability and secu