Tags Department of Energy (DOE)

Energy Department finds SolarWinds-related malware on IT networks, says critical systems unaffected

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

DOE joins a growing list of federal agencies that have been been affected by the hacking campaign

How the US military used a creepy island to test cyberattacks on the grid — in the middle of a pandemic

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

The annual exercise off Long Island didn't go as planned in 2020.

Senior Department of Energy cyber official to step down

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 months ago

Bruce Walker has been a key player in the department’s efforts to protect U.S. utilities from state-sponsored hacking threats.

Energy Department watchdog finds research labs fail to secure 'peripheral' devices like USBs

by Sean Lyngaas • 8 months ago

Beware of USBs, the inspector general says.

North American utilities drill 'GridEx' brings record turnout — except from supply chain vendors

by Sean Lyngaas • 11 months ago

GridEx used mock malware modeled after the 2016 cyberattack in Ukraine.

Energy Department shakes up cyber leadership with appointment of ex-NSA official

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

Gates replaces Karen Evans, who was sworn in in September 2018.