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Learn how RiskRecon helps energy sector leaders manage cybersecurity risk.
to power their lives - whether it be petroleum products for their cars, natural gas to heat their homes, or electricity to power lights and computing infrastructure. Keeping the power on requires good operations and engineering. It also requires good cybersecurity for your own enterprise and the third-party providers that you depend on.
One of the leading energy sector regulatory bodies is the North American Electric Reliability Corp. (NERC), operating under the authority of the Federal Energy Regulation Commission. NERC has set forth critical infrastructure protection standards called CIP Standards. This standard details the requirements for ensuring the cybersecurity of the electricity infrastructure of the United States. Recognizing the critical dependency of energy providers, the NERC CIP Standard is bringing forward supply chain cybersecurity requirements in the standard known as CIP-013-1 - Cyber Security - Supply Chain Risk Management.
Just as energy companies require good data to produce and deliver energy, they also require good data to manage cybersecurity risk. RiskRecon provides essential data, analytics, and workflow necessary to easily understand and act on cybersecurity risk.
Energy companies need the ready ability to continuously assess the cybersecurity risk performance of their business. Count on RiskRecon to continuously monitor the cybersecurity of your enterprise, providing deep visibility into your current state and giving you the risk-based guidance to identify and prioritize remediation of the most impactful risks.
Energy companies rely on third parties to fulfill essential services. They also count on them to protect the security of the data and the availability of the services with which they are entrusted. RiskRecon provides the deep transparency and risk-contextualized insights that enable you to understand your third-party risk. RiskRecon’s workflow enables you to efficiently engage with your vendors on the actions to achieve good risk outcomes. RiskRecon’s Customer Success is there to support you every step of the way.
Energy companies can share their RiskRecon action plans with vendors, providing them access to the security issues and tools necessary to address the issues that are important to you and improve their security risk performance. RiskRecon’s Customer Success team will provide your vendors the support necessary to ensure their success.
“RiskRecon gives us the ability to operationalize scoring across geo-specific industry requirements. This enables continuous vendor monitoring across thousands of third parties worldwide.”
“The accuracy of RiskRecon's data lets us risk-prioritize the action we take to reduce risk across the categories that matter.”
“RiskRecon helps maximize our efficiency with continuous, automated vendor assessment and tracking.”
“With RiskRecon, we know our own cyber risk posture, and the cyber health of our third and fourth-parties with the context we need to act on that risk.”