Electricity, Oil and Natural Gas ISACs Form Partnership to Strengthen Cyber, Physical Security Collaboration

WASHINGTON, D.C. – NERC's Electricity Information Sharing and Analysis Center (E-ISAC) and the Oil and Natural Gas Information Sharing and Analysis Center (ONG-ISAC) announced an agreement to improve information sharing between the organizations and their members to enhance the cyber security of North America.

Through a variety of tools, both the E-ISAC and the ONG-ISAC analyze potential physical and cyber security threats and, using their respective secure platforms, alert and advise members about mitigating threats. The goals of the E-ISAC and ONG-ISAC under the partnership include:

  • Improving security collaboration on common threat information and incident response.
  • Providing joint analysis of security concerns and events.
  • Advancing effective processes for information sharing and situational awareness.
  • Enhancing information sharing among all ISACs.

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Posted On: 09/10/2019