Owners and operators in the North American electric grid are facing more challenges from industry-targeted cyberattacks. They are also dealing with wider threats, like ransomware and data theft, that are hitting global organizations of all sizes.
This is all happening while the power industry trends towards increased computer automation of larger fleets of both transmission and distribution connected generation, energy storage, power flow optimization equipment and more granular energy market services.
This is why the Critical Infrastructure Protection (CIP) standards are top of mind for OT safety engineers and persons responsible for the security of their Bulk Electric System (BES).
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- Key security challenges facing the industry
- How tapping into data improves security
- How the Splunk Data-to-Everything platform maps to the CIP standards