cyber attacks

cyber resilience

World Economic Forum: Guidelines to maintaining cyber resilience

The World Economic Forum advises businesses to consider cyber resilience from a business perspective, looking at the cyber element of operational risks to their business.
power grid

Securing the private-wireless connected power grid

The COVID crisis brought the world economy to a standstill. With near ubiquitous lockdown enforcement to stop the spread of the pandemic, remote operation and virtual collaboration has been absolutely critical to ensure some semblance of business continuity.
COVID-19 Cybersecurity

A new pandemic threat – remote working’s impact on cybersecurity

According to Edgard Capdevielle, CEO Nozomi Networks, remote access to critical assets could be putting utilities more at risk for a cyberattack than ever before.
cyber hygiene

Good cyber health is critical to utilities as viral threats rise

We have heard daily the importance of good hygiene - acts meant to keep us safe as the virus continues to take its somewhat unpredictable course. Just as we must all remember amid this crisis to be sure we are using proper cyber hygiene.
Ransomware, Cybercon, Exelon

Assessment of ransomware event at US pipeline operator

The US Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) reported on 18 February 2020, a ransomware incident impacting a natural gas compression facility at an unidentified US pipeline operator.
US cybersecurity

New Energy Sector Pathfinder initiative to protect US grid infrastructure

The goals of this initiative are to advance information sharing, improve training and education to understand systemic risks, and develop joint operational preparedness and response activities to cybersecurity threats.
Ransomware, Cybercon, Exelon

Life during cyber wartime

Exelon IT and cybersecurity experts shared their insights during the “Live Cybersecurity Exercises against Production Systems” session Tuesday at DISTRIBUTECH International in San Antonio
cloud accounts

Israeli state-owned utility partners to deliver cyber protection for utilities

Mekorot has partnered with NanoLock Security to develop cybersecurity solutions for water and energy utilities in Israel and around the world.
disaster, severe weather

Ed’s note: What keeps you up at night?

What is it that wakes you up at 2 am – heart-pounding and adrenalin pumping? What is your 'Houston, we have a problem' dread?
cyber-threat

US DoE announces $8 million in cyber-threat, resilience funding

The US Department of Energy (DOE) has announced an $8 million investment in innovative approaches to enhance the reliability and resilience of the country’s energy infrastructure.

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