Cybersecurity for Energy Delivery Systems

| July 31, 2018

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The cybersecurity of the Nation’s energy sector is a shared vital interest of sector owners, operators, and the Federal government. The Department of Energy (Department or DOE), as the Sector-Specific Agency for energy, recognizes the unique security challenges of energy delivery systems and leverages the distinct capabilities within industry and government to develop solutions. DOE serves as the day-to-day Federal interface for the prioritization and coordination of sector cybersecurity activities. The Department collaborates with the energy sector in voluntary public-private partnerships that engage energy owners, operators, and stakeholders at all levels—technical, operational, and executive—to identify and mitigate cyber risks to energy systems. The Department’s cybersecurity efforts span preparedness, response, and research and development activities, following a strategic plan that is informed by input from industry and National Laboratories.

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