IEEE Std 1686-2013 – IEEE Standard for Intelligent Electronic Devices Cyber Security Capabilities

Description: The functions and features to be provided in intelligent electronic devices (IEDs) to accommodate critical infrastructure protection programs are defined in this standard. Security regarding the access, operation, configuration, firmware revision and data retrieval from an IED are addressed. Communications for the purpose of power system protection (teleprotection) are not addressed in this standard.

Working Group:  S1-WG_1686 – Cybersecurity Subcommittee
Oversight Committee: PE/PSCC – Power System Communications and Cybersecurity
Sponsor: PE – IEEE Power and Energy Society