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Smart Grid Security Research (Computer Laboratory, University of Cambridge) [international]

posted Oct 12, 2010, 12:51 PM by ema-1 ema-1   [ updated Oct 15, 2010, 1:12 PM ]
"Who controls the off switch?"

"Smart meters change the game. The combination of commands that will cause meters to interrupt the supply, of applets and software upgrades that run in the meters, and of cryptographic keys that are used to authenticate these commands and software changes, create a new strategic vulnerability, which we discuss in this paper."