Energy Infrastructure News, Articles and Updates

New US Office of Cybersecurity, Energy Security, & Emergency Response

The US Department of Energy has established and funded a new Office of Cybersecurity, Energy Security, and Emergency Response (CESER).

Controls attacks up 110%; Dragonfly APT group targetting power facilities

An APT group fixated on infiltrating energy facilities in North America and Europe has turned up the juice lately on its operations; IBM says attacks targeting industrial controls systems increased 110 percent in 2016

Energy facilities may become main target of cyber-attacks in Russia

It's estimated that power companies in Russia suffered more than 350 serious cyber-attacks in 2016, a 50 percent increase on the previous year.

Potential cyber-attack devastating for UK energy infrastructure

The World Energy Council has warned the UK is a risk with a huge cyber-attack on its energy infrastructure.