Are Electricity Grids Under Attack?

Electricity   South Africa Under Attack  Recently in the news, the city of Johannesburg in South Africa has been making headlines after a major cyber attack. Johannesburg is the financial capital of South Africa. So, when their main electricity provider, City Power, fell victim to a ransomware attack, headlines couldn’t help but be made.  Continuing, when the company became infected with ransomware, the city completely lost power.  The ransomware didn’t stop at just cutting off the power. It also prevented the company from performing several of its main network functions. This includes but is not limited to accessing databases, their website, customer information and much more. City Power is still… Read More

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