Santa Clara Military-Style Attack on Power Grid

21st Century Wire covered this story on the Sunday Wire and you can read their original article here. “This was an unprecedented and sophisticated attack on an electric grid substation using military-style weapons.” – U.S. Representative Henry Waxman (D-CA) A half hour before 150 rounds were fired into the PG&E substation in Coyote, California, in […]

Report: Chance of a Catastrophic Solar Storm Is 1 in 8; Would Take Down Power Grid, Food Transportation, Water Utilities, Financial Systems

Mac Salvo | We have roughly a 12% chance of getting hit with a powerful solar storm.              

Anonymous: Power grid concerns are US Govt spin

ShareThis Anonymous: Power grid concerns are US Govt spin 22 Feb 2012 Anonymous has branded comments by a director of the US National Security Agency that the hacktivist group is a year or two away from having the capability to launch attacks that disrupt the power grid as “baseless” and “ridiculous”. Unnamed federal officials, citing […]

The Grid: A Digital Frontier

ShareThis The Grid: A Digital Frontier –Repost of loldhs pr0f By A Guest 18 Nov 2011 So, early this morning I was linked to an article about SCADA pumps from someone in IRC… My eyes were drawn, nary, pulled, to a particular quote. ‘In an email sent several hours after this article was first published, […]