In an email to SC Media UK, Andrea Carcano, founder and chief product officer at Nozomi Networks commented: “The Ukraine attacks of 2015 & 2016 left Kyiv residents in the cold, a situation that reverberated to utilities around the globe. You can imagine the board-level discussions that started with “Could this happen to us?”, The Ukrainian incidents motivated power companies to redouble their efforts to improve their cyber-security programmes and increase investments.  In-depth analysis available from the Ukrainian attacks made it clear that utilities needed to take several steps to get visibility and situational awareness into industrial control systems (ICS) that operate critical aspects of power generation and transmission.

Read More