Utility cybersecurity plan questioned

Tuesday, 24 May 2005, 11:53 AM EST

A set of cybersecurity standards proposed by the North American Electric Reliability Council (NERC) are too detailed in some instances, attendees at an industry conference here said last week.

Users at the Platts Cyber Security for Utilities conference said that if the proposal is adopted, it could lead to regional differences in interpretation and extra compliance work for information security managers at electric utilities.

By Thomas Hoffman at Computerworld.

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