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    TWG CIP-012-AB-1 Implementation

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    Session purpose

    The purpose of the virtual session is to engage stakeholders in discussions about the recently approved reliability standard CIP-012-AB-1, Cyber Security - Communications between Control Centres (“CIP-012-AB-1”). Specific session objectives include:

    • Review the CIP-012-AB-1 requirements
    • Present and seek feedback on:
      • AESO Information Document 2021-007, Cyber Security – Communications between Control Centres (“ID #2021-007”); and
      • CIP-012-AB-1 Reliability Standard Audit Worksheet (RSAW)
      • Share the AESO’s key learnings on its implementation of CIP-012-AB-1
    • Inform stakeholders about the AESO’s proposed approach to CIP-012-AB-1 implementation for telecommunication links between applicable Responsible Entity and the AESO’s control centres
    • Provide a forum for stakeholders and the AESO to engage in a discussion on CIP-012-AB-1 implementation, with the objective of assisting impacted stakeholders in meeting their CIP-012-AB-1 obligations by their effective date of July 1, 2023

    Request for feedback

    We value stakeholder input, and we invite all interested stakeholders to provide their feedback to the AESO via the questions set out in the Stakeholder Comment Matrix TWG Implementation Session on or before Oct. 14, 2022.

    TWG CIP-012-AB-1 implementation materials