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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…


How to Monitor Assets Remotely Today

As long as products have had ethernet ports, people have been asking for remote access to them. They believed they could just plug the devices into the internet, and it…


NAESB’s First Move to Set Energy Digitalization Standards Heavily Focused on Blockchain, Cybersecurity
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The North American Energy Standards Board (NAESB), a wholesale and retail natural gas and power industry forum comprising 300 corporate members, will initially focus its standards development to support cybersecurity…


Cybersecurity in and for Large Energy Transmission Projects
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Even before the Stuxnet malware program made international headlines in 2010, cybersecurity was an important issue for utility companies. In the aftermath of one of the largest attacks on supervisory…


The Energy-Sector Threat: How to Address Cybersecurity Vulnerabilities
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Electric-power and gas companies are especially vulnerable to cyberattacks, but a structured approach that applies communication, organizational, and process frameworks can significantly reduce cyber-related risks. In our experience working with…