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FERC Changes CIP V5 Implementation Date

FERC CHANGES CIP V5 IMPLEMENTATION DATE TO JULY 1 AUSTIN, TX (February 25) – This afternoon, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) approved a request from trade associations to move the date for implementing the critical infrastructure protection (CIP) version 5 Reliability Standards...

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Austin Summit to Focus on Protecting National Power Grid From Cyber and Physical Attacks

AUSTIN, TX (June 15, 2015) – On August 5-6, Austin will host the 4th Annual Technologies for Security and Compliance Summit. Held at the Barton Creek Resort and Spa, the summit provides a unique opportunity to meet the people who provide the expertise and tools needed to protect the North Amer...

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Blog: CIP Version 3 Audits Need More Version 5 (and did I mention NIST?)

  Now that we’re into the final rounds of the Regional Entities’ 2015 season of NERC CIP Version 3 audits, some common elements have become evident. First, the audits are a little more “softball” than in the past. Basically, they look at the past 6-12 months of a utility’s performance...

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Press Release: ERCOT VP Joins The Anfield Group

          AUSTIN, TX (April 9) – Kenneth McIntyre has resigned his position as Vice President for Grid Planning and Operations at the Electric Reliability Council of Texas to become the Executive Vice President of The Anfield Group, one of the nation’s leading grid reliability and cybersecu...

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Press Release: New TAG White Paper Lists Top 10 NERC CIP-5 Challenges and Offers Solutions

AUSTIN, TX (Nov. 4) — A free white paper prepared by The Anfield Group provides the electric utility industry with a detailed look at the Top 10 challenges to be overcome to ensure compliance with new mandatory cyber security standards. The new standards, issued by the North American Electric ...

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Press Release: Expertise Needed to Ensure Physical Security of Nation’s Electric Grid

Proposed guidelines submitted to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission by the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) will result in increased efforts to protect the nation’s electrical grid from physical attacks, according to The Anfield Group, an Austin-based consultancy speci...

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Press Release: Anfield Group Says Incentives Needed to Protect Nation’s Power Grid From Cyber Attacks

http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/9/prweb11108704.htm AUSTIN, Texas (September 11) — The prevention of a potentially catastrophic cyber attack on America’s electric power grid requires frank conversation, compromise, and incentives say experts at The Anfield Group of Austin, Texas. R...

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