Implications of Cyber Security Standards for Electric Power Grid

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ICF International examines the implications of the cyber security and critical infrastructure protection (CIP) standards set forth by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC). The Commission has implemented eight mandatory security standards that apply to all bulk power system users, owners, and operators. Developed by the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC), these critical infrastructure protection standards attempt to protect the nation's electric power grid from cyber attacks.

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Published: Jan 20, 2008
Source: ICF International

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