143 – Securing Energy Infrastructure against Threats

A lot of us hear about ransomware and Information Technology (IT) hack attacks, but did you know that critical control systems and electronic infrastructure are prone to a completely different type of attack. Operational Technology or OT plays a huge role in our generation and transmission energy system and securing their hardware and systems against cyber invaders plays a huge part in ensuring the energy security of every nation. Join us as we discuss this with Shaun Chaney, Technical Account Manager at NRECA and learn how their Essence platform monitors and secures America’s grid!

Hosts: Chris Sass, Jeff McAulay

Additional Reads:

NRECA – https://www.electric.coop/

NRECA Essence Platform – https://www.electric.coop/essence