Unknown hackers have gained near-total control over some US power generation companies

Published: 6/09/2017
Unknown hackers have gained near-total control over some US power generation companies
Source: BOINGBOING.NET

Hacker takeovers of power infrastructure have been seen in Ukraine (where they are reliably attributed to Russian state actors), but now the US power-grid has been compromised by hackers of unknown origin, who have "switch-flipping" control -- that is, they can just turn it all off. (more…)

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