Monthly Archives January 2017

DOE Report Validates Holistic Approach to Grid Cybersecurity

The DOE’ s Quadrennial Energy Review Report was released on Friday with some very obvious nods to the combating and recovery from emerging cyber threat across multiple critical infrastructure verticals including- Oil & Gas, Hospitals, and residential power delivery. What I found the most telli...

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NERC CIP Requirements Inadequate To Detect Russian Spear Fishing

According to multiple media reports, the malware associated with Grizzly Steppe was discovered on a Burlington Electric laptop that was “not connected to the organization’s grid systems.” These reports were based on this DHS/FBI Joint Analysis Report (JAR) from Dec 29, 2016.  Grizzly Steppe i...

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