ICS, grid resilience

The North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) conducted the GridEx IV security exercise on November 15–16, 2017.

The purpose of the exercise is to undertake geographically distributed exercises that are designed to simulate an overwhelming, coordinated physical and cyberattack on the grid and provide utilities with the opportunity to strengthen crisis response and enhance understanding from lessons learned.

This article first appeared in the Global Smart Energy Elites 2019. Read the full digital magazine here or subscribe here to receive a print copy.