Applied Cyber Security and the Smart Grid Book

Applied Cyber Security and the Smart Grid


  • Author : Eric D. Knapp
  • Publisher : Newnes
  • Release Date : 2013-02-26
  • Genre: Computers
  • Pages : 224
  • ISBN 10 : 9780124046382

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Applied Cyber Security and the Smart Grid Excerpt :

Many people think of the Smart Grid as a power distribution group built on advanced smart metering—but that’s just one aspect of a much larger and more complex system. The "Smart Grid" requires new technologies throughout energy generation, transmission and distribution, and even the homes and businesses being served by the grid. This also represents new information paths between these new systems and services, all of which represents risk, requiring a more thorough approach to where and how cyber security controls are implemented. This insight provides a detailed architecture of the entire Smart Grid, with recommended cyber security measures for everything from the supply chain to the consumer. Discover the potential of the Smart Grid Learn in depth about its systems See its vulnerabilities and how best to protect it

Security Solutions and Applied Cryptography in Smart Grid Communications Book

Security Solutions and Applied Cryptography in Smart Grid Communications


  • Author : Ferrag, Mohamed Amine
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2016-11-29
  • Genre: Computers
  • Pages : 464
  • ISBN 10 : 9781522518303

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Security Solutions and Applied Cryptography in Smart Grid Communications Excerpt :

Electrical energy usage is increasing every year due to population growth and new forms of consumption. As such, it is increasingly imperative to research methods of energy control and safe use. Security Solutions and Applied Cryptography in Smart Grid Communications is a pivotal reference source for the latest research on the development of smart grid technology and best practices of utilization. Featuring extensive coverage across a range of relevant perspectives and topics, such as threat detection, authentication, and intrusion detection, this book is ideally designed for academicians, researchers, engineers and students seeking current research on ways in which to implement smart grid platforms all over the globe.

Cyber Security of Industrial Control Systems in the Future Internet Environment Book

Cyber Security of Industrial Control Systems in the Future Internet Environment


  • Author : Stojanovi?, Mirjana D.
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2020-02-21
  • Genre: Computers
  • Pages : 374
  • ISBN 10 : 9781799829126

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Cyber Security of Industrial Control Systems in the Future Internet Environment Excerpt :

In today’s modernized market, many fields are utilizing internet technologies in their everyday methods of operation. The industrial sector is no different as these technological solutions have provided several benefits including reduction of costs, scalability, and efficiency improvements. Despite this, cyber security remains a crucial risk factor in industrial control systems. The same public and corporate solutions do not apply to this specific district because these security issues are more complex and intensive. Research is needed that explores new risk assessment methods and security mechanisms that professionals can apply to their modern technological procedures. Cyber Security of Industrial Control Systems in the Future Internet Environment is a pivotal reference source that provides vital research on current security risks in critical infrastructure schemes with the implementation of information and communication technologies. While highlighting topics such as intrusion detection systems, forensic challenges, and smart grids, this publication explores specific security solutions within industrial sectors that have begun applying internet technologies to their current methods of operation. This book is ideally designed for researchers, system engineers, managers, networkers, IT professionals, analysts, academicians, and students seeking a better understanding of the key issues within securing industrial control systems that utilize internet technologies.

Research Anthology on Smart Grid and Microgrid Development Book

Research Anthology on Smart Grid and Microgrid Development


  • Author : Management Association, Information Resources
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2021-09-24
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 1480
  • ISBN 10 : 9781668436677

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Research Anthology on Smart Grid and Microgrid Development Excerpt :

Smart grid and microgrid technology are growing exponentially as they are adopted throughout the world. These new technologies have revolutionized the way electricity is produced, delivered, and consumed, and offer a plethora of benefits as well as the potential for further growth. It is critical to examine the current stage of smart grid and microgrid development as well as the direction they are headed as they continue to expand in order to ensure that cost-effective, reliable, and efficient systems are put in place. The Research Anthology on Smart Grid and Microgrid Development is an all-encompassing reference source of the latest innovations and trends within smart grid and microgrid development. Detailing benefits, challenges, and opportunities, it is a crucial resource to fully understand the current opportunities that smart grids and microgrids present around the world. Covering a wide range of topics such as traditional grids, future smart grids, electrical distribution systems, and microgrid integration, it is ideal for engineers, policymakers, systems developers, technologists, researchers, government officials, academicians, environmental groups, regulators, utilities specialists, industry professionals, and students.

Sustainable Technology and Advanced Computing in Electrical Engineering Book

Sustainable Technology and Advanced Computing in Electrical Engineering


  • Author : Vasundhara Mahajan
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2022-12-04
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 1205
  • ISBN 10 : 9789811943645

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Sustainable Technology and Advanced Computing in Electrical Engineering Excerpt :

The book includes peer-reviewed papers of the International Conference on Sustainable Technology and Advanced Computing in Electrical Engineering (ICSTACE 2021). The main focus of the book is electrical engineering. The conference aims to provide a global platform to the researchers for sharing and showcasing their discoveries/findings/innovations. The book focuses on the areas related to sustainable development and includes research works from academicians and industry experts. The book discusses new challenges and provides solutions at the interface of technology, information, complex systems, and future research directions.

A Systems Approach to Cyber Security Book

A Systems Approach to Cyber Security


  • Author : A. Roychoudhury
  • Publisher : IOS Press
  • Release Date : 2017-02-24
  • Genre: Computers
  • Pages : 172
  • ISBN 10 : 9781614997443

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A Systems Approach to Cyber Security Excerpt :

With our ever-increasing reliance on computer technology in every field of modern life, the need for continuously evolving and improving cyber security remains a constant imperative. This book presents the 3 keynote speeches and 10 papers delivered at the 2nd Singapore Cyber Security R&D Conference (SG-CRC 2017), held in Singapore, on 21-22 February 2017. SG-CRC 2017 focuses on the latest research into the techniques and methodologies of cyber security. The goal is to construct systems which are resistant to cyber-attack, enabling the construction of safe execution environments and improving the security of both hardware and software by means of mathematical tools and engineering approaches for the design, verification and monitoring of cyber-physical systems. Covering subjects which range from messaging in the public cloud and the use of scholarly digital libraries as a platform for malware distribution, to low-dimensional bigram analysis for mobile data fragment classification, this book will be of interest to all those whose business it is to improve cyber security.

Smart Grids Book

Smart Grids


  • Author : Stuart Borlase
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2017-11-22
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 806
  • ISBN 10 : 9781498799560

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Smart Grids Excerpt :

The latest edition features a new chapter on implementation and operation of an integrated smart grid with updates to multiple chapters throughout the text. New sections on Internet of things, and how they relate to smart grids and smart cities, have also been added to the book. It describes the impetus for change in the electric utility industry and discusses the business drivers, benefits, and market outlook of the smart grid initiative. The book identifies the technical framework of enabling technologies and smart solutions and describes the role of technology developments and coordinated standards in smart grid, including various initiatives and organizations helping to drive the smart grid effort. With chapters written by leading experts in the field, the text explains how to plan, integrate, implement, and operate a smart grid.

Methods  Implementation  and Application of Cyber Security Intelligence and Analytics Book

Methods Implementation and Application of Cyber Security Intelligence and Analytics


  • Author : Om Prakash, Jena
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2022-06-17
  • Genre: Computers
  • Pages : 286
  • ISBN 10 : 9781668439937

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Methods Implementation and Application of Cyber Security Intelligence and Analytics Excerpt :

Cyber security is a key focus in the modern world as more private information is stored and saved online. In order to ensure vital information is protected from various cyber threats, it is essential to develop a thorough understanding of technologies that can address cyber security challenges. Artificial intelligence has been recognized as an important technology that can be employed successfully in the cyber security sector. Due to this, further study on the potential uses of artificial intelligence is required. Methods, Implementation, and Application of Cyber Security Intelligence and Analytics discusses critical artificial intelligence technologies that are utilized in cyber security and considers various cyber security issues and their optimal solutions supported by artificial intelligence. Covering a range of topics such as malware, smart grid, data breachers, and machine learning, this major reference work is ideal for security analysts, cyber security specialists, data analysts, security professionals, computer scientists, government officials, researchers, scholars, academicians, practitioners, instructors, and students.

Applied Cyber Physical Systems Book

Applied Cyber Physical Systems


  • Author : Sang C. Suh
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2013-08-13
  • Genre: Computers
  • Pages : 253
  • ISBN 10 : 9781461473367

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Applied Cyber Physical Systems Excerpt :

Applied Cyber-Physical Systems presents the latest methods and technologies in the area of cyber-physical systems including medical and biological applications. Cyber-physical systems (CPS) integrate computing and communication capabilities by monitoring, and controlling the physical systems via embedded hardware and computers. This book brings together unique contributions from renowned experts on cyber-physical systems research and education with applications. It also addresses the major challenges in CPS, and then provides a resolution with various diverse applications as examples. Advanced-level students and researchers focused on computer science, engineering and biomedicine will find this to be a useful secondary text book or reference, as will professionals working in this field.

Industrial Network Security Book

Industrial Network Security


  • Author : Eric D. Knapp
  • Publisher : Syngress
  • Release Date : 2014-12-09
  • Genre: Computers
  • Pages : 460
  • ISBN 10 : 9780124201842

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Industrial Network Security Excerpt :

As the sophistication of cyber-attacks increases, understanding how to defend critical infrastructure systems—energy production, water, gas, and other vital systems—becomes more important, and heavily mandated. Industrial Network Security, Second Edition arms you with the knowledge you need to understand the vulnerabilities of these distributed supervisory and control systems. The book examines the unique protocols and applications that are the foundation of industrial control systems, and provides clear guidelines for their protection. This how-to guide gives you thorough understanding of the unique challenges facing critical infrastructures, new guidelines and security measures for critical infrastructure protection, knowledge of new and evolving security tools, and pointers on SCADA protocols and security implementation. All-new real-world examples of attacks against control systems, and more diagrams of systems Expanded coverage of protocols such as 61850, Ethernet/IP, CIP, ISA-99, and the evolution to IEC62443 Expanded coverage of Smart Grid security New coverage of signature-based detection, exploit-based vs. vulnerability-based detection, and signature reverse engineering

Smart Grid Security Book

Smart Grid Security


  • Author : Sanjay Goel
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2015-04-28
  • Genre: Computers
  • Pages : 129
  • ISBN 10 : 9781447166634

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Smart Grid Security Excerpt :

This book on smart grid security is meant for a broad audience from managers to technical experts. It highlights security challenges that are faced in the smart grid as we widely deploy it across the landscape. It starts with a brief overview of the smart grid and then discusses some of the reported attacks on the grid. It covers network threats, cyber physical threats, smart metering threats, as well as privacy issues in the smart grid. Along with the threats the book discusses the means to improve smart grid security and the standards that are emerging in the field. The second part of the book discusses the legal issues in smart grid implementations, particularly from a privacy (EU data protection) point of view.

Advances and Technologies in High Voltage Power Systems Operation  Control  Protection and Security Book

Advances and Technologies in High Voltage Power Systems Operation Control Protection and Security


  • Author : Hassan Haes Alhelou
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release Date : 2021-08-30
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 208
  • ISBN 10 : 9783036511405

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Advances and Technologies in High Voltage Power Systems Operation Control Protection and Security Excerpt :

The electrical demands in several countries around the world are increasing due to the huge energy requirements of prosperous economies and the human activities of modern life. In order to economically transfer electrical powers from the generation side to the demand side, these powers need to be transferred at high-voltage levels through suitable transmission systems and power substations. To this end, high-voltage transmission systems and power substations are in demand. Actually, they are at the heart of interconnected power systems, in which any faults might lead to unsuitable consequences, abnormal operation situations, security issues, and even power cuts and blackouts. In order to cope with the ever-increasing operation and control complexity and security in interconnected high-voltage power systems, new architectures, concepts, algorithms, and procedures are essential. This book aims to encourage researchers to address the technical issues and research gaps in high-voltage transmission systems and power substations in modern energy systems.

Internet of Things  Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain Technology Book

Internet of Things Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain Technology


  • Author : R.Lakshmana Kumar
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021-09-02
  • Genre: Computers
  • Pages : 341
  • ISBN 10 : 9783030741501

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Internet of Things Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain Technology Excerpt :

This book explores the concepts and techniques of IoT, AI, and blockchain. Also discussed is the possibility of applying blockchain for providing security in various domains. The specific highlight of this book is focused on the application of integrated technologies in enhancing data models, better insights and discovery, intelligent predictions, smarter finance, smart retail, global verification, transparent governance, and innovative audit systems. The book allows both practitioners and researchers to share their opinions and recent research in the convergence of these technologies among academicians and industry people. The contributors present their technical evaluation and compare it with existing technologies. Theoretical explanation and experimental case studies related to real-time scenarios are also included. This book pertains to IT professionals, researchers and academicians working on fourth revolution technologies.

Smart Grid Test Bed Using OPNET and Power Line Communication Book

Smart Grid Test Bed Using OPNET and Power Line Communication


  • Author : Huh, Jun-Ho
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2017-08-10
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 425
  • ISBN 10 : 9781522527770

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Smart Grid Test Bed Using OPNET and Power Line Communication Excerpt :

Smart technology has significantly enhanced the efficient management of electric power supply systems. Despite the benefits of these advances, the complexity of such systems has proven to be difficult for testing purposes. Smart Grid Test Bed Using OPNET and Power Line Communication presents an innovative perspective on the design, development, and implementation of an expandable test bed for smart grid applications. Highlighting pertinent topics such as intrusion detection, user interface, and performance evaluation, this book is an ideal reference source for researchers, academics, engineers, students, and professionals interested in the latest advancements for smart grid technologies.

Smart Grid Inspired Future Technologies Book

Smart Grid Inspired Future Technologies


  • Author : Jia Hu
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2016-11-12
  • Genre: Computers
  • Pages : 234
  • ISBN 10 : 9783319477299

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Smart Grid Inspired Future Technologies Excerpt :

This book constitutes the post-conference proceedings of the First International Conference on Smart Grid Inspired Future Technologies, SmartGIFT 2016, held in May 2016 in Liverpool, UK. Smart grid is the next generation electric grid that enables efficient, intelligent, and economical power generation, transmission, and distribution. The 25 revised full papers presented were reviewed and selected from 36 submissions. The papers cover technical topics such as high-level ideology and methodology, concrete smart grid inspired data sensing, processing, and networking technologies, smart grid system architecture, Quality of Service (QoS), energy efficiency, security in smart grid systems, management of smart grid systems, service engineering and algorithm design, and real-world deployment experiences.