Cybersecurity

News concerning cybersecurity within the energy sector, specifically relating to protection of energy customer data and private information, preventing malware, ransomware, as well as theft or damage to hardware. Also includes cybersecurity for the electricity grid, preventing disruption of power services, coordinating incident response and recovery, ensuring grid resilience.

cybersecurity

Siemens Energy unveils new AI-driven cybersecurity service

Siemens Energy has announced a new artificial intelligence (AI)-based industrial cybersecurity service.

Security requirements standardised for distribution automation in Europe

Security requirements for distribution automation remote terminal units (RTUs) have been released by the ENCS and E.DSO.
digital technologies funding

E.ON launches €250 million fund for next-gen digital technologies

Germany multinational energy company E.ON has launched a €250 million investment fund dedicated to digital technologies and business models.
North America cybersecurity

Three trends strengthening North America’s cybersecurity market

North America's cybersecurity market size is expected to record substantial gains in the near future, with increased risk of data breaches and cyberattacks among enterprises, according to Graphical Research.

When do you buy a burglar alarm for the smart energy...

When do you buy a burglar alarm? For some of us, including me, it was after I was burgled.

Cybersecurity incident response – best practices from the US

Cybersecurity incident response best practices in US utilities have been identified by FERC and NERC.
infrastructure digitisation

Enel and Israeli partners to boost digitisation of grid infrastructure

Enel has partnered with Shikun & Binui and the IEC to boost research and development activities in the infrastructure and networks business.
cyber risks

How to protect your business against cyber risks

A new whitepaper released by technology company CGI highlights how companies can protect their businesses against cyber risks.
cyberattacks

Blind spots expose grid assets to cyberattacks

OT networks across the power generation industry are increasingly vulnerable to cyberattacks due to blind spots, a new report has warned.

Combatting fraud and theft in the smart grid

Power theft in the smart grid is the menace of electric utilities from rural cooperatives to large investor-owned and municipal providers. How to combat it?

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