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New research shows more utility companies are being targeted by phishing emails
As with the previous email lures, the hackers posed as a utility-sector certification organization.
A potentially state-sponsored hacking campaign tried to phish U.S. utilities in July, researchers say
The phishing emails purported to be from an organization that certifies engineers.
Power struggle: Government-funded researchers investigate vulnerabilities in EV charging stations
One of the nation's top cybersecurity labs is hacking charging stations to see what happens to power flow on a local grid.
Electric utilities use red-teaming, AI to prepare for advanced threats
The U.S. electric industry has responded to a steady stream of cyberthreats to the power grid with more rigorous red-teaming and by using artificial intelligence, utility executives said.
Trump advisers: key industries need separate systems in wake of cataclysmic event
Special communications networks for the most critical industries would guard against a major cyberattack, an advisory panel said.
Senator calls for review of energy infrastructure cybersecurity policy
Democrat Maria Cantwell introduced two letters in a Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee requesting review of the nation's energy infrastructure cybersecurity.