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April 16, 2013. San Jose, California. In the middle of the night, power lines are cut and transformers are riddled with bullet holes, totaling over $15 million in damages.

December 23, 2015. Ukraine. Hackers infiltrate the nation’s grid, causing widespread outages to over 200,000 people.

How did these attacks happen? How can they be prevented?  

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As technology evolves and advances, the power industry faces a serious security challenge. Download Securing the Grid and keep your business, employees, and personal information safe.

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