Topic/Title: Smart Grid
Embedded Cyber Security: Ensuring Security While Promoting Interoperability
Speaker: Gary L. Ragsdale, Ph.D., P.E.
Communications & Embedded Systems Department
Automation & Data Systems Division
Southwest Research Institute
Key points of the presentation are:
- Differences between embedded and enterprise security.
- Recognize the root causes of cyber security vulnerabilities.
- Appreciate the differences between black hat and white hat embedded security testing.
- When standard communication protocols, nonpropriety software, and publicly-vetted security requirements specifications are appropriate.