Fact: Being compliant is not being secure and being secure is not being compliant. Can electric utilities blend compliance and security objectives to leverage the same tools, people and time?
Compliance keeps you compliant. Security keeps you safe.”
Mark Weatherford of the Chertoff Group was very emphatic on this point in this month’s EnergyCentral webcast saying, “Compliance is not security. We should all have that tattooed somewhere on our body.”