Russian Cyber Attack on U.S. Critical Infrastructure

America’s power grids, nuclear plants and oil pipelines and many others important critical utilities have been targeted by Russian hackers.

According ABC news hackers using a Trojan Horse called Black Energy which infected systems years ago but has not been activated and only recently discovered.

Cyber attack by using Black Energy could allow the attacker to use the internet to shut down a generator, wind turbines, nuclear plants, water treatment plants.