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Ensuring the cybersecurity of the grid

Cyber threats to the U.S. power sector continue to grow and the rise of distributed energy resources creates a larger attack surface. The White House, federal agencies and the North American Electric Reliability Corp. have taken a number of recent actions to address those threats and drive new actions by electric utilities and others.

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  • New power system cybersecurity architectures can be ‘vaults’ against insider attacks
  • FERC approves incentive framework for voluntary cybersecurity investments
  • New White House cyber strategy could drive utility costs higher
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Davide Savenije Editor-in-Chief at Industry Dive.