Hacking expert warns Smart Meters could cause havoc

From Smart Grid Awareness
September 21, 2015

Smart Grid Today conducted an interview last week with Cris Thomas, a strategist at Tenable Network Security and a founding member of the L0pht Hacker Collective.  L0pht was a hacker “think tank” active from 1992 to 2000, and Thomas (aka Space Rogue) and other founders of the group testified at the US Senate in 1998 about the risks of the internet, the Washington Post reported in June of this year.

For the rest of the article: http://smartgridawareness.org/2015/09/21/smart-meters-wide-open-to-cyber-attack/

Source material for article:
“Hacking expert urges security fundamentals,” at http://www.smartgridtoday.com/public/Hacking-expert-urges-security-fundamentals.cfm [link likely available for public viewing for a limited period of time as a promotion by Smart Grid Today].

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