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Power Protector: How Blockchains Can Bolster the Grid’s Cyber-Defense May 17, 2017 | By Garrett MacDonald Jesse Morris The past week’s ransomware saga is a potent reminder of just how vulnerable our information and data is to cyber-threats. But it’s not just our information that’s vulnerable; these threats extend into the physical world of electricity too. In fact, today’s electrical grid is incredibly insecure against cybersecurity threats; for example the massive 2015 cyberattack on the Ukranian power grid that left 230,000 people in the dark and the intrinsic level of insecurity presented by smart meters used all over the world. And with billions of energy-using, Internet-connected devices expected to come online over the next decade , the grid is about to experience a several-orders-of-magnitude increase in the number of vulnerabilities to cyber-threats. Fortunately, b...

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