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Keys to Smart Grid Security

April 01, 2012

 

By Dave Buster, Director, Solutions Architecture, Elster Solutions

The topic of smart grid security continues to mature in the industry, especially as the underlying technologies evolve. Utilities are becoming much more sophisticated in the approaches they take to smart grid security as new threats and new technologies continue to emerge. In addition to supporting standards and reviewing security policies, utilities are beginning to analyze smart grid threats, applying proactive solutions to the problem of technology attacks.