Today’s LiveWire Spotlight is the final installment of four articles concerned with the initial posting of the Version 5 Cyber Security (CIP) Standards. Part IV focuses on those requirements applying to High Impact BES functions, facilities, and systems.

The initial drafts of CIP Version 5 Standards have been posted on the project web site for industry stakeholder review and a concurrent ballot. Comments must be returned – and all votes cast – by January 6, 2012.