Tagged: Cybersecurity

Electricity Grid Moderization: Progress Being Made on Cybersecurity Guidelines, but Key Challenges Remain to be Addressed

United States Government Accountability Office (GAO) Report to Congressional Requesters, 2011

What GAO Found
NIST has developed, and issued in August 2010, a first version of its smart grid cybersecurity guidelines. The agency developed the guidelines—for entities such as electric companies involved in implementing smart grid systems—to …


Presentations from the NIST Standards in Trade Workshop with India on Information and Communication Technologies

Presentations from the NIST Standards in Trade Workshop with India on Information and Communication Technologies, which took place September 15-18 2014.
Topics include Global ICT Standardization, International Cybersecurity, Public-Private Partnerships and Implementation of Risk-Based Approaches, Cloud Computing, and more.
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A Policy Framework for the 21st Century Grid: Enabling Our Secure Energy Future

United States Government document, 2011
A smarter, modernized, and expanded grid will be pivotal to the United States’ world leadership in a clean energy future. This policy framework focuses on the deployment of information and communications technologies in the electricity sector. As they are developed and …


Interagency Report on Strategic U.S. Government Engagement in International Standardization to Achieve U.S. Objectives for Cybersecurity

National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), 2015
This interagency report sets out proposed United States Government (USG) strategic objectives for pursuing the development and use of international standards for cybersecurity and makes recommendations to achieve those objectives. The recommendations cover interagency coordination, collaboration with the …