Tags electrical grid

Grid regulator warns utilities of risk of SolarWinds backdoor, asks how exposed they are

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

The hunt for information related to the suspected Russian hacking operation is very much ongoing in the private sector, too.

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

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 months ago

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

SolarWinds breach has industrial firms checking their networks for vulnerabilities

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 months ago

The Electricity Subsector Coordinating Council, a U.S. utility industry group, held a briefing on the SolarWinds compromise on Monday.

Researchers uncover vulnerabilities in devices used at industrial facilities

by Sean Lyngaas • 7 months 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 • 10 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 • 12 months ago

Multiple European utilities are investigating the incident.