Cyber attacks are on the rise. That much should be obvious to even casual followers of tech news. But a new type of attack is on the rise — those targeting power grid […]
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So far the group has focused on gathering information, but the company warned that this could be a precursor to attacks on these countries' power grids.
The chief of US Cyber Command has said it's a matter of "when, not if" the US power grid is hit by cyber attackers. And a recent high-profile attack that shut down power in Ukraine showed it's certainly possible. But at least one ha...
DHS and the FBI are ringing the alarm bells over impending cyber attacks that could take aim at our power grid. They fear the same kind of attacks here that
US Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta has warned of cyber attacks that target critical infrastructure since October 2012. The country is vulnerable to foreign computer hackers who are capable of dismantling a power grid, transport sy...