Cyberattacks not fiction

Bhawna Oberoi cyber attack, solar Technology, threats to the power grid

Cyberattacks not fiction to say the least. In the Smart world of today, you can see everything interconnected. Everyday there is a new app or program that lets you do more automation. Especially our solar customers who want to see the power they are making and selling back to the grid. Why not? We crave information and quickly. Having the …

Solar Eclipse will affect the power grid

Bhawna Oberoi solar eclipse, threats to the power grid

    Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Preliminary Monthly Electric Generator Inventory and National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Scientific Visualization Studio So, have been wondering if your solar panels and solar generator will be affected by the Solar Eclipse? Here’s a short article on how the Solar Eclipse will affect the power grid in areas where we have PV power plants. Not …

Cyber attacks threaten our power grid

Bhawna Oberoi cyber attack, threats to the power grid

Cyber attacks threaten our power grid everyday. A  new strain of ransomware named Petya wreaked havoc on some of the most-established companies in Europe and North America on Tuesday. This was similar to the bug that froze hundreds of thousands of computers a month ago this is reported by.  New York Times and Reported by USA TODAY June 27 2017. We have …

DHS Issues Warning About Vulnerabilities Of Electrical Power Infrastructure From Cyber-Attacks

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From the Science Times Jasper Nikki De La CruzJan 16, 2016 09:22 AM EST Power plants and factories are increasingly at risk by employing industrial control systems that are vulnerable to hacks. The Department of Homeland and Security’s Industrial Control Systems Cyber Emergency Response Team (ICS-CERT) issued this particular warning after increase in cyber-attacks occurred the past year. Industrial control …

Ted Koppel’s “Lights Out”: Devastating Attacks on the American Power Grid

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ISIS attacks in California and Paris may be just the beginning of an unprecedented plot to bring America to its knees by targeting our nation’s scandalously vulnerable electric grid, warn officials at the Pentagon and FBI. Why? Because terrorist groups like ISIS realize they can’t beat us with brute military force on the conventional battlefield. We’re way too strong for …