Power Grid: A Growing Challenge in Cyber Security

The Cyber- Security attack that left 700,000 power outage in Ukraine was statement to what the future of modern warfare is headed now.

While cyber warfare has been predicted as the modern warfare, hacking power grid through the use of digital to hack a system will blow everyone’s mind because it looks such a complex task to hack a power grid or knock-out the Ukraine power.

The attack on 23 December has been described as a major milestone in cyber security. It is the first known power outage caused by hackers and also the most complex cyber-attack on infrastructure to date.

Source: https://www.usnews.com/news/national-news/articles/2017-02-24/cybersecurity-of-the-power-grid-a-growing-challenge


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