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Cybersecurity


Biden Takes Executive Action to Strengthen National Cybersecurity, Secure Supply Chains

The Biden administration this week issued a new spate of actions to bolster the nation’s cybersecurity, though details of its 100-day plan issued last month to address risks to the…



Colonial Pipeline Ransomware Attack Rattles Power Industry, Renews Vulnerability Concerns

A ransomware incident on May 7 that prompted Colonial Pipeline Co., owner of the nation’s largest refined products pipeline, to proactively shut it down underscores the punch cyberthreats can pose…


Biden Weighs Preserving Infrastructure EO Focused on Cybersecurity

President Joe Biden on his first day in office sent a clear signal that he would not follow his predecessor’s policies with respect to energy and climate issues. On Jan.…


5 Cybersecurity Best Practices to Protect Your OT Systems

Over the last several years, cyber actors and online criminal gangs have used cyber warfare to disrupt business and infrastructure across the globe. Today, they are becoming even more aggressive…


Five Reasons Remote Technology Makes Sense Even If You Never Plan to Operate Your Power Plant Remotely

The case for advanced analytics and remote diagnostics During the last 25 years significant advancements have been made in remote monitoring capabilities for power plants. A number of operations and…


The Airgap Is Not Enough: The Failed Security Perimeter Paradigm in OT Networks

Operational technology (OT) electronics and networks for manufacturing, energy production, and virtually every other industrial application, are targets for cyberattacks. For infrastructure-related companies, such as power producers, transportation, and water…