08. March 2012 · Comments Off · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

Leaders in standards and policy say there is a lack of attention being paid the security implications of the smart grid.

Most utilities are developing smart grid technology, such as smart meters, which can be connected to appliances and enable two-way communication between homes and power companies.

But this presents challenges to owners and operators who are seemingly being left in the dark as far as threat intelligence is concerned, said a panel speaking Wednesday at the RSA Conference in San Francisco.

via RSA Conference 2012: Swapping info on the smart grid – SC Magazine.