The NERC CIP standards require utility companies in North America to establish and adhere to a baseline set of cybersecurity and physical security measures. The goal is to ensure that appropriate security controls are in place to protect the Bulk Electric System (BES) and its users and customers from all threats that may affect its timely and effective functioning.
The CIP Health Check by Certrec is designed to be but one of many ways a NERC registered entity may determine approximately their relative (subjective) score.
This Health Check is not meant to be a formal determination of an entity’s NERC CIP assessment. This is an indicative tool that assigns a score based on answers to the questions provided using the judgment of Certrec’s professionals and other criteria. This Health Check assumes you are minimally familiar with NERC CIP standards, procedures, and terminology.
Proceeding with the CIP Health Check, you agree that Certrec and any other party involved in creating, producing, or delivering the CIP Health Check shall not be liable for any direct, incidental, consequential, indirect, special, punitive, or similar damages arising out of access to, use of, acceptance by or interpretation of the results by any third party, or any errors or omissions in the content hereof.
This CIP Health Check will take approximately 20 minutes to complete.