Day by Day

Monday, March 29, 2010

Security Holes Found In "Smart" Meters

Britain is putting one in every home.

Now the Associated Press reports that smart meters have security flaws that could let hackers tamper with the power grid, opening the door for attackers to jack up strangers' power bills, remotely turn someone else's power on and off, or even allow attackers to get into the utilities' computer networks to steal data or stage bigger attacks on the grid.

1 comment:

IT security said...

You have posted such a nice article. Thumbs up! Very nice article.

 
Brain Bliss