Energy and Cybersecurity Integration

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The Federal Energy Management Program (FEMP) provides agencies with guidance and direction on how to enhance the cyber security posture of federal facilities.

Use the following tools and resources to facilitate the implementation of Executive Order (E.O.) 13800: Strengthening the Cybersecurity of Federal Networks and Critical Infrastructure.

Key Outcomes

The tools and resources on this page will enable facility stakeholders to:

  • Describe their current cybersecurity posture
  • Describe their target state for cybersecurity
  • Evaluate their current state for physical security
  • Identify and prioritize opportunities for improvement within the context of a continuous and repeatable process
  • Assess progress toward the target state
  • Communicate among internal and external stakeholders about cybersecurity risk.

Pathways for Cybersecurity Engagement

Cybersecurity Framework
Implement E.O. 13800's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Cybersecurity Framework in federal facilities.
Facility Cybersecurity Capability Maturity Model (F-C2M2)
Identify areas of cybersecurity weakness and strength and connect them with management actions.
Risk Management Framework
Connect requirements in the Risk Management Framework with the NIST Framework.

Assess Facility Cyber Risk

Facility Cybersecurity Framework (FCF) Primer
Walk through of the key elements of cybersecurity management and compare progress over time.
Qualitative Risk Assessment
Qualitatively assess risk to visualize cybersecurity vulnerabilities and impacts across assets.
FCF Core Assessment
Engage this tool for detailed scoring and assessments on the state of a facility’s cybersecurity management.
F-C2M2 Lite Assessment
Identify areas of cyber risk managerial improvement using this tool.

Assess Distributed Energy Resource Risk

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Evaluate business processes and technical controls for cyber governance, cyber-physical management, and physical security of distributed energy resources with the Distributed Energy Resource Cybersecurity Framework. Coming soon!

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Key Resources

Document provides an overview of cybersecurity procurement and implementation guidelines for federal facilities.
Document outlines a six-step process that guides individuals responsible for mission processes in developing a cyber security program.
Fact sheet describes cyber security strategies applicable to federal facilities.
Fact sheet discusses cyber threats unique to lighting control systems in buildings.

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