Tags Department of Energy (DOE)

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

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 days 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 • 2 months ago

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

‘GridEx’ offers stiff security test for an industry that welcomes the challenge

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 months ago

An exclusive look at GridEx, the biennial grid security exercise that puts power companies to the test.

U.S. agrees to help Baltic states bolster grid cybersecurity

by Sean Lyngaas • 6 months ago

The agreement comes as the ex-Soviet countries look to disentangle themselves from Russian electric infrastructure.

U.S. Cyber Command simulated a seaport cyberattack to test digital readiness

by Shannon Vavra • 9 months ago

The simulation also included officials from throughout the U.S. government and from allied partners to emphasize stronger coordination.

Power struggle: Government-funded researchers investigate vulnerabilities in EV charging stations

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

One of the nation's top cybersecurity labs is hacking charging stations to see what happens to power flow on a local grid.

TwitterFacebookLinkedInRedditGoogle Gmail