Friday, July 14, 2017

Schumer: New York Power Plants Vulnerable to Cyber Attack

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer says New York state's power plants are vulnerable to cyber attacks and that Washington must do more to ensure their security.

The Democrat said Wednesday that he has written to the secretaries of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and the Department of Energy seeking an update on efforts to improve cybersecurity at critical facilities such as power plants.

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Source: Electric Light & Power (via The Empire Report) 

Note: On June 27, 2017, From The G-Man addressed this issue in the following post: Governor Cuomo, Mayor de Blasio: Is New York Ready for a Cyberattack?

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