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cybersecurity


Security of Cyber-Physical Systems
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“Cyber-physical systems” are the next generation of closely integrated physical and cyber systems. Several critical systems such as the power grid, autonomous transportation systems, and process control systems are examples…


NERC Warns of Mounting Reliability Risks, Urges Preparation for Challenging Summer

An unprecedented array of risks—ranging from capacity shortfalls, extreme weather, extended drought, supply chain issues, cybersecurity, solar PV tripping, fuel constraints, to wildfires—could imperil the reliability of nearly every North…


Quantum Technology: Applications in Cybersecurity for Power Utilities

With the advent and implementation of smart grid infrastructure across power utilities, there has been a paradigm shift in the efficiencies of the grid. The use of digital communication technology…


Telenor, Aker, and Cognite establish software security company

FORNEBU, Norway – May 2, 2022 – Aker, via Aker Capital (“Aker”), Cognite, and Telenor are establishing a software security company to serve industry and operational technology. The company, called…


Four Questions You Must Ace to Ensure Sound Cybersecurity in OT Systems
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Some cybersecurity experts believe hackers today pose a greater threat than ever to power plants and electric grids. Much of the operational technology (OT) used in power stations and throughout…