Last month, Mike Wion, Director of Security Solutions at Oracle, wrote a high profile article and white paper entitled
Protecting the Electric Grid in a Dangerous World
. The article, published here on Future State, received a sizeable amount of social media interest. In
his article, Mike calls out how the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) requires power providers to adhere to a series of standards outlined in a
North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) Critical Infrastructure Protection (CIP)
standards mandate. He then points to a free whitepaper of the same name showcasing Oracle’s premier solution.
On Aug 6-7th, Mike will be attending and tweeting from the annual Black Hat USA Conference in Las
You can follow and respond to Mike as he tweets from the show floor. Just follow Mike's handle on Twitter at @MichaelWion1.