Tag Archives: energy sector

Siemens, ISA Co-Sponsor Workshop on Energy Sector Cybersecurity

Siemens and the International Society of Automation co-sponsored a workshop on Monday, Oct. 29, in Houston to discuss new approaches to safeguard the energy sector from cyber attacks. Cybersecurity professionals from government and industry discussed how machine learning and security analytics platforms could help detect vulnerabilities and defend industrial control …

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ForeScout to Help Secure Energy Infrastructure in Collaborative Effort

ForeScout has been selected to help secure the country’s energy sector infrastructure. Ryan Brichant, ForeScout vice president and chief technology officer for critical infrastructure and operational technology security, said Wednesday that his company and seven other firms have been chosen to perform work under the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence’s …

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ThreatConnect Forms Threat Intell Partnership With EnergySec; Christy Coffey Comments

ThreatConnect and nonprofit corporation Energy Sector Security Consortium have formed an alliance in an effort to protect critical energy facilities from potential cyber attacks. ThreatConnect will combine its threat intelligence platform with EnergySec’s information sharing programs and industry knowledge to improve the security of energy infrastructures against network vulnerabilities, ThreatConnect …

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Caryn Wagner: INSA to Hold Cyber Infrastructure Defense Forum

The Intelligence and National Security Alliance will conduct a panel discussion regarding energy-related cybersecurity issues on Nov. 18 at ManTech International‘s office in Herndon. INSA said Friday the forum will cover topics such as vulnerability mitigation, threat deterrence, consequence management and government-industry collaborations to avoid attacks in the U.S. energy …

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NTT, Autogrid Form Energy Sector Cloud Tech Team; Toshio Iwai Comments

NTT Data and AutoGrid Systems will jointly research and develop cloud-based applications with the goal of helping utility companies manage peak electricity demand. The companies seeks to leverage AutoGrid’s industry-specific data analytics platform and NTT Data’s market presence to deploythe  technology worldwide, NTT said Thursday. Toshio Iwai, NTT Data executive vice …

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