Data Security

World Energy Council Issues New Report On Cyber Risk


Because cyber risk presents a “unique concern” in the energy sector, the World Energy Council has issued a new report entitled “The Road to Resilience: Managing Cyber risks,” to its industry leaders.


  If you’re like most people across the globe these days, you find yourself using computer-driven devices to communicate with business colleagues, clients, family members, friends, and other contacts throughout the day. Indeed, digital communication (including emails, text messages, calls via smart phones, online messaging, and the like) has grown rapidly over recent years, and… Keep reading →


Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA (19 October 2015) –  DAkkS, the accreditation body for certification bodies in Germany, signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the ISA Security Compliance Insititue (ISCI) to provide accreditation for Germany-based ISCI ISASecure certification bodies. All conformity assessment bodies (CB) for the ISCI ISASecure® industrial automation and control systems… Keep reading →

Natural Gas Prices In Midwest Could Jump Over 70% After Katrina

Just when you think it’s safe to go back in the water, the smart meter debate has been elevated to the national level by several publications, including Forbes. Smart meter installations in the United States are expected to progress steadily over the next 10 years. That is because they offer a range of benefits to… Keep reading →