Everything You Need To Know About Cyberterrorism In One Chart

I don't know how we missed this chart on its first go-around (it was created by Eli Dourado in May 2014, using data extrapolated from a 2013 op-ed by Jon Mooallem, who spent the summer of that year keeping track of power outages caused by squirrels), but it is everything, and you deserve to know that it exists. » 1/16/15 1:00pm 1/16/15 1:00pm

Cyber-terrorist attack on U.S. electrical grid could be "gravest short term threat" to national security

Cyber-terrorists could target the U.S. electrical grid and throw the nation into chaos, lawmakers warned at a hearing of the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee. There are "many PhDs" inside Al Qaeda, and cyber-spies have already infiltrated the electricity system. » 6/01/11 8:30am 6/01/11 8:30am