Detect and Defend Against Cyber Attacks on the Power Grid
The attack on the Ukrainian power grid on Christmas Eve 2015 was a huge wake up call for the energy industry. Attackers overwrote firmware on critical devices at 16 substations, leaving them unresponsive to any remote commands from operators. As a result of those attacks, 80,000 customers went without electricity for six hours, and workers had to control the breakers manually.
Tripwire foundational controls provide essential monitoring and management capabilities to secure critical infrastructure in the energy sector, assuring citizens and society have access to important resources needed to live and operate.
Download this solution brief to learn how to protect your systems against
- Spear phishing
- Credential Theft
- Data Exfiltration
As well as a variety of mitigation approaches to take to further protect your systems.