Control Systems Security News Archive

September 2010 - Secretary Chu Announces Latest Efforts to Address Cybersecurity 

August 2010: - DOE 2010 Cybersecurity Peer Review Update

March 2010 - DOE and Industry Showcase New Control Systems Security Technologies at DistribuTECH

Feb. 2010 – DOE Issues National Energy Sector Cyber Organization Notice of Intent  

Nov. 2009 – New TCIPG Research Program Builds on Past Successes with Nearly $18.8 Million DOE Award

October 2009 - DOE NSTB researchers demonstrated R&D successes to asset owners at EnergySec Conference

September 2009 - ISA approves standard for wireless automation in process control applications

Sept. 2009 – Government and Industry a Force for Collaboration at the Energy Roadmap Update Workshop

April 2009 - Automation World features new white paper on wireless security when implementing NERC CIP standards

March 2009 - Collaborative utility task force partners with DOE to develop cybersecurity requirements for advanced metering infrastructure

October 2008 - At Peer Review, NSTB Projects Show Strides toward Addressing Roadmap Challenges. Read more

October 2008 - Attend the U.S. Department of Energy's Peer Review of NSTB Projects. Read more

August 2008 - New open-source tool helps utilities map their control systems network and implement cybersecurity standards

June 2008 - The first-ever ieRoadmap Workshop reviewed the energy industry's progress in achieving Roadmap goals

May 2008 - NSTB partners with private sector to kick-off more than $10 million in industry-led control system security R&D. Learn more in new project fact sheets.

April 2008 - ABB and energy utilities form consortium to fund SCADA/EMS cybersecurity assessment at National SCADA Test Bed

March 2008 - Energy Sector Control Systems Working Group forms to aid public-private collaboration on security development activities

October 18, 2007 - DOE provides nearly $8 million to safeguard the nation's energy infrastructure from cyber attack

March 2007 - Transmission & Distribution World (March 2007) highlights NSTB assessment process and partners in cover story 

March 2007 - Web-based ieRoadmap Tool Launched at PCSF Annual Meeting. More than 200 participants were on hand in Atlanta for the official launch of the innovative ieRoadmap on March 6th. The tool is expected to boost stakeholder collaboration and help track progress in implementing the Roadmap to Secure Control Systems in the Energy Sector. View the presentation.

October 2006 - NSTB obtained valuable industry feedback at the Visualization & Controls Program Peer Review. See summaries of reviewed NSTB projects.

September 2006 - NSTB summarizes lessons learned in a paper evaluating multiple SCADA assessments. 

September 2006 - NIST and NSTB assess impacts of antivirus software on industrial control systems. Learn more