Powelson Calls for Greater Focus on Water System Cybersecurity
NAWC President and CEO Rob Powelson penned an op-ed for the University of Missouri’s Financial Research Institute that advocated for strengthening cybersecurity for water systems through stricter adherence to fundamentals and rigid compliance standards that help ensure the overall protection of water grid assets. Powelson argues that we must first understand the threat in front of us, and then strengthen our industry’s response by realigned cybersecurity oversight. “Now more than ever, we have to ensure the general public that our security strategies are constantly evolving to meet the threat vectors that are on the horizon,” writes Powelson. Read the full piece here.