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Title: Technical Analysis of SSP-21 Protocol

Abstract

As part of the California Energy Systems for the Twenty-First Century (CES-21) program, in December 2016 San Diego Gas and Electric (SDG&E) contracted with Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) to perform an independent verification and validation (IV&V) of a white paper describing their Secure SCADA Protocol for the Twenty-First Century (SSP-21) in order to analyze the effectiveness and propriety of cryptographic protocol use within the SSP-21 specification. SSP-21 is designed to use cryptographic protocols to provide (optional) encryption, authentication, and nonrepudiation, among other capabilities. The cryptographic protocols to be used reflect current industry standards; future versions of SSP-21 will use other advanced technologies to provide a subset of security services.

Authors:
 [1]
  1. Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (LLNL), Livermore, CA (United States)
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (LLNL), Livermore, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1366901
Report Number(s):
LLNL-TR-730884
DOE Contract Number:
AC52-07NA27344
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
29 ENERGY PLANNING, POLICY AND ECONOMY; 97 MATHEMATICS, COMPUTING, AND INFORMATION SCIENCE

Citation Formats

Bromberger, S. Technical Analysis of SSP-21 Protocol. United States: N. p., 2017. Web. doi:10.2172/1366901.
Bromberger, S. Technical Analysis of SSP-21 Protocol. United States. doi:10.2172/1366901.
Bromberger, S. Fri . "Technical Analysis of SSP-21 Protocol". United States. doi:10.2172/1366901. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1366901.
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