Know what Critical Infrastructure in Electricity Sector is and what does Colombian Legislation say about its protection at Cybersecurity?

Critical Infrastructure (Gas, Energy, Water, Transport, etc.) is very easy to see from a personal perspective, if any benefits considered essential and we use every day suddenly disappears this directly affects our lives [PERMAN 16], surely services, systems and infrastructure that provide such essential benefit are enclosed within critical infrastructure. From this simple perspective it…

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Do You Know Differences Between Edition 1 and Edition 2 of Standard IEC 61850?

The IEC-61850 first version was published between 2001 and 2004. Since then, each part has been revised and extended towards a version 2 to content improve and respond to needs of others aspects in electric sector. In the first edition, standard’s authors published around 800 TISSUEs (Technical Issues) that generated comments and potential solutions to…

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For Electrical Substation, achieve compliance NERC 002 TO 009, it is necessary, first instance, identified reliable operation of the critical electric system assets, These Critical Assets are to be identified through the application of a risk-based assessment as described in NERC CIP 002 Critical Cyber Asset Identification. Subsequently, it required defines the minimum-security management controls…

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