The Dark Side of the Smart Grid - Smart Meters (in) Security
Source: C4 Security
Smart Grid implementations for electric, gas and water distribution are the latest trend in the fields of green technology, demand management and network stability and advanced customer services. Even if this technology is yet to reach the home, rest assured that deploying smart meters is a frequently discussed matter in the meeting rooms of the utility companies. The growing interest in this concept can also be seen in a quantitative measurement of search volume as measured by Google, indicating an increase of over 800% from 2007 to 2009.