Security and Privacy in Smart Grids, 1st Edition

  • Yang Xiao
  • Published By: CRC Press
  • ISBN-10: 143987784X
  • ISBN-13: 9781439877845
  • DDC: 621.319028
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 354 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released March 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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Presenting the work of prominent researchers working on smart grids and related fields around the world, Security and Privacy in Smart Grids identifies state-of-the-art approaches and novel technologies for smart grid communication and security. It investigates the fundamental aspects and applications of smart grid security and privacy and reports on the latest advances in the range of related areas—making it an ideal reference for students, researchers, and engineers in these fields.The book explains grid security development and deployment and introduces novel approaches for securing today's smart grids. Supplying an overview of recommendations for a technical smart grid infrastructure, the book describes how to minimize power consumption and utility expenditure in data centers. The book's chapters work together to provide you with a framework for implementing effective security through this growing system. Numerous figures, illustrations, graphs, and charts are included to aid in comprehension. With coverage that includes direct attacks, smart meters, and attacks via networks, this versatile reference presents actionable suggestions you can put to use immediately to prevent such attacks.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
About the Editor.
Smart Grids in General.
1: An Overview of Recommendations for a Technical Smart Grid Infrastructure.
2: Smart Grid and Cloud Computing: Minimizing Power Consumption and Utility Expenditure in Data Centers.
3: Distributed Opportunistic Scheduling for Building Load Control.
4: Advanced Metering Infrastructure and Its Integration with the Distribution Management System.
5: Cognitive Radio Network for the Smart Grid.
Security and Privacy in Smart Grids.
6: Requirements and Challenges of Cybersecurity for Smart Grid Communication Infrastructures.
7: Regulations and Standards Relevant for Security of the Smart Grid.
8: Vulnerability Assessment for Substation Automation Systems.
9: Smart Grid, Automation, and Scada System Security.
10: Smart Grid Security in the Last Mile.
List of Acronyms.