Tags electrical grid

Researchers uncover vulnerabilities in devices used at industrial facilities

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 month ago

Trend Micro spent multiple months trying to help get patches issued for the devices, with mixed success.

Citing hacking threats, Trump limits foreign-sourced equipment in U.S. electric sector

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 months ago

It's the latest move by the administration to clamp down on foreign-sourced software and hardware.

European power grid organization says its IT network was hacked

by Sean Lyngaas • 6 months ago

Multiple European utilities are investigating the incident.

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

by Sean Lyngaas • 7 months ago

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

Why one researcher mimicked Russian hackers in breaking into a European utility

by Sean Lyngaas • 8 months ago

Jason Larsen was tired of hearing how skilled Sandworm was, so he used one of their techniques to improve a client's security.

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

by Sean Lyngaas • 10 months ago

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

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