WIRAB Webinar Series: Webinar #1 – Introduction to Industrial Control Systems: Threats, Risks and Future Cybersecurity Trends

The Western Interconnection Regional Advisory Body (WIRAB) hosted its first in a series of webinars on the Cybersecurity of Electric Utility Industrial Control Systems.

In Webinar #1 – Introduction to Industrial Control Systems: Threats, Risks and Future Cybersecurity Trends, Veracity provided an introduction to the differences between electric utility information technology systems and industrial control systems, discussed the cyber risks and threats to electric utility systems, walked-through the anatomy of a potential cyber-attack and presented future trends for securing electric utility systems.

The WIRAB webinar series continues with a discussion on resiliency in control systems to mitigate cyber threats, and a discussion about the pros and cons of enacting state policies designed to enable better cybersecurity practices. For more information about the other two webinars, please visit http://westernenergyboard.org/category/webinars/

A copy of the slides are available HERE.

This webinar was presented by Veracity Industrial Networks, a cybersecurity startup company focused on delivering resilient and secure industrial network platforms. For more information about Veracity, visit https://veracity.io/