16 Dec '11, 10pm

Smart Grid Cybersecurity Vulnerabilities Revealed

Smart Grid Cybersecurity Vulnerabilities Revealed

Smart grid cybersecurity just got a lot harder to ignore. This week has brought a new alert from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, detailing some important cybersecurity vulnerabilities contained within some critical smart grid gear. Backing that up, Greentech Media has been briefed on an in-depth report on how one utility found similar vulnerabilities that forced it to replace millions of dollars of smart grid systems — or face the threat of a potentially catastrophic hack attack. What’s comforting is how cheap these kinds of security problems can be to prevent, if they’re planned for in advance. What’s scary, however, is how much they may end up costing to fix after the fact — or worse yet, what kind of damage they could cause if exploited. First, the news: On Monday, DHS’s Industrial Control System Cyber Emergency Response Team (ICS-CERT) issued an alert (PDF ),...

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