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April 27, 2022

Are Communications Satellites Secure?

Do you think our communication satellites are secure? If yes, then you are among the majority of the people who don’t know that this is an illusion...
April 26, 2022

Shields Up! CISA Guidelines against Cybersecurity Threats

CISA has warned all the industrial stakeholders in the United States to be prepared and to take proactive measures against any malicious cyber activity..
April 25, 2022

The UFSAR Piece of the Current Licensing Basis Puzzle Adds Value to Station Performance

Licensing and Regulatory Compliance professionals need to have a thorough understanding of what information comprises the design bases and licensing basis fo...
April 11, 2022

Corrective Action Management—a Vital Tool for NERC Compliance

Experience, training, and well-developed procedures in your facility may mean that problems rarely arise. After all, in a perfect world, everything runs smoo...
March 28, 2022

Building a Solid NERC Compliance Culture—Management Commitment is Key

The importance of senior management in building a solid compliance culture within a company cannot be overstated. Even the best compliance program will fail ...
March 14, 2022

Evaluate Internal Controls for Assurance of NERC Compliance

Management may use a variety of internal controls to provide reasonable assurance regarding the achievement of grid reliability, security of the BPS, and com...
February 28, 2022

Monitor Your Internal Controls – Minimize Risk and Stay Compliant

Risk-based compliance monitoring focuses on identifying, prioritizing, and addressing risks an organization’s activities may pose to the Bulk Power System as...
February 18, 2022

Chinese Hackers are spying on Zimbra opensource email users

If you use Zimbra, then watch out !! Chinese hackers appear to have exploited zero-day vulnerability in the Zimbra email platform to spy on users like you....
February 14, 2022

How the NERC Deals with Violations

A violation of any NERC (North American Electric Reliability Corporation) standard is the same as if you were breaching the law. If NERC assess that you have...