Hackers hit 'high-value' energy firm — report
Hackers appear to have broken into the networks of a "high-value" European energy company late last year using a tool favored by Iran, according to a report published today by cybersecurity firm Recorded Future.
4 cyberthreats and trends to watch in 2020
Last year brought a string of data breaches at major corporations and a first-of-its-kind cyber disruption to the U.S. power grid. Less than a month into 2020, experts warn new hacking risks lie ahead for energy companies and federal agencies.
Russia said to hack Ukrainian gas firm tied to Hunter Biden
A U.S. cybersecurity firm said the Russian government launched a recent hacking campaign against Burisma Holdings Ltd., a Ukrainian gas company that's at the center of the impeachment case against President Trump.
Grid faces high risk of cyber disruption — report
Hacking groups are showing an increased interest in the electric sector, and some have the ability to "infiltrate or disrupt" the power grid, according to a threat assessment published yesterday by cybersecurity firm Dragos Inc.
Iran could launch cyberattacks after U.S. strike — experts
Following the U.S. drone strike that killed a top Iranian general, cyber experts are sounding the alarm that the "forceful revenge" promised by Iran's supreme leader could include cyberattacks on American energy companies.