Nanotech 2011

Securing Smart Grid Customer Portals

A. Bochman

Keywords: smart grid, applications, web applications, cyber security


To fulfill the promise of the Smart Grid, which includes much more interaction with customers, utilities are increasingly interconnecting their information systems and encourgaging customers to interact with them via customer portal applications that can be accessed via browsers, smart phones, iPads, etc. However, most if not all of this capability is delivered through software, which if not developed in accordance with secure development best practices, will make it far too easy for attackers to find and exploit high severity vulnerabilites in these systems. This presentation will characterize the situation and suggest potential process and technology approaches to ensure these portals are as secure as they need to be and can be deployed with confidence.

TechConnect World 2011 Nanotech 2011 Clean Technology 2011 Microtech 2011 BioNanotech 2011 TechConnect Summit 2011
Program | Tracks | Exhibition | Press | Venue | Register |
Symposia | Short Courses | News | Subscribe | Contact | Site Map
© Copyright 2010 TechConnect World. All Rights Reserved.