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Changes to federal cookie policy facing legislative hurdle?

White House says provision in financial services bill not a problem. Administration not taken any steps to work with Congress on changes to the law.

Tags: technology , Aneesh Chopra , Rick Weiss , OMB , OSTP , Senate Appropriations Committee , Information Security and Privacy Advisory Board , Health IT , Federal cookie policy , Research and development , cybersecurity

Thursday - 07/30/2009, 07:04am EDT

Smart Grid gets approval from committee

Experts describe the progress they have made and challenges they will face in modernizing the electric grid. Despite some security concerns, lawmakers expressed support for the project.

Tags: technology , David Wu , George Arnold , NIST , Capitol Hill , Meg Beasley

Thursday - 07/01/2010, 07:02pm EDT

NIST director striving for optimization of labs

Gallagher is asking all 10 of the agency's labs to consider how they are set up to meet their mission. NIST is playing a more critical role than ever in many of the administration's priorities. He says the agency is considering its options for revamping its IT lab.

Tags: technology , management , Patrick Gallagher , NIST , cybersecurity , IT Lab , Health IT ,

Wednesday - 12/16/2009, 04:10pm EST

Security holes found in smart meters

Computer-security researchers say new "smart" meters that are designed to help deliver electricity more efficiently also have flaws that could let hackers tamper with the power grid in previously impossible ways.

Tags: Cybersecurity Update , smart meter

Wednesday - 03/31/2010, 08:30am EDT

BlackBerry users targeted by spyware

Weaknesses in BlackBerry software could be exploited, Microsoft says new patches pose a threat too, there's big business in smart grid security.

Tags: Cybersecurity Update , cybersecurity , BlackBerry , Veracode ,

Wednesday - 02/10/2010, 08:05am EST

Smart grid changing FERC's work

We caught up with Commissioner Philip Moeller at a recent conference. He described how the smart grid initiative is affecting FERC and the kind of expertise it needs.

Tags: mngt , tech , FERC , Federal Energy Regulatory Commission , Philip Moeller ,

Wednesday - 11/25/2009, 10:37am EST

Lockheed Martin expands cyber offerings

Lockheed has a new cybersecurity offering for electric companies that are helping to develop the Smart Grid.

Tags: Lockheed Martin , Cybersecurity Update , industry , palisade

Friday - 07/01/2011, 10:41am EDT

Rural smart grid is a big bucket

With funding from USDA Rural Development's Rural Utilities Service (RUS), rural electric cooperatives are leading the way in smart grid deployments. We get details from USDA's Jessica Zufolo.

Tags: Federal Drive , USDA , RUS , rural electric cooperatives , Jessica Zufolo , Rural Utilities Service , technology

Wednesday - 06/15/2011, 09:31am EDT

White House launches 4-pillar smart grid plan

The Obama administration released its policy framework for modernizing the nation's electric grid Monday. As has been the case in national strategies on other topics the White House has released recently, the administration wants the federal government to emphasize its role as a facilitator and standards author rather than a regulator.

Tags: White House , technology , cybersecurity , industry , John Holdren , OSTP , Nancy Sutley , Department of Energy , Stephen Chu , Jared Serbu

Monday - 06/13/2011, 09:02pm EDT

New industry guidance for securing Smart Grid

Learn more in today's Cybersecurity Update

Tags: Federal Drive , technology , cybersecurity , Cybersecurity Update , GAO , EnerNex

Tuesday - 06/07/2011, 08:30am EDT
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