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Water sector added to Biden administration's initiative on ICS security

by Tim Starks

Previously, the Biden administration pushed the initiative in the electricity sector and for pipelines.

German intelligence agencies warn of Russian hacking threats to critical infrastructure

by Sean Lyngaas

Investigators earlier this year uncovered evidence of the hackers’ “longstanding compromises” at unnamed companies, according to a confidential memo.

European power grid organization says its IT network was hacked

by Sean Lyngaas

Multiple European utilities are investigating the incident.

State Department pledges $8 million more in cybersecurity aid to Ukraine

by Sean Lyngaas

The U.S. has increased cyber aid to Ukraine after Russia-linked cyberattacks on power grids in 2015 and 2016.

New research shows more utility companies are being targeted by phishing emails

by Sean Lyngaas

As with the previous email lures, the hackers posed as a utility-sector certification organization.

A potentially state-sponsored hacking campaign tried to phish U.S. utilities in July, researchers say

by Sean Lyngaas

The phishing emails purported to be from an organization that certifies engineers.