DHS and FBI Prepare for Cyber Attack Against the Grid

The Department of Home Security and the FBI are taking the recent hacking attacks against the Ukraine power grid seriously.

Even though they’ve downplayed similar threats here at home, DHS and FBI officials recently launched an official campaign to educate power grid companies about the threat of a cyber attack.

The attackers in the Ukraine used common, readily available tools to do series, physical damage to the grid.

Cyber terrorist could mount an attack in the same style to attack our power grid, something the DHS is clearly worried about whether they’ll admit it or not.

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