Dragos Study Released
Dragos Analysis of the Threat to Electric Grid Operations
Dragos, Inc. was notified by the Slovak anti-virus firm ESET of an ICS tailored malware
on June 8th, 2017. The Dragos team was able to use this notification to find
samples of the malware, identify new functionality and impact scenarios, and confirm
that this was the malware employed in the December 17th, 2016 cyber-attack
on the Kiev, Ukraine transmission substation which resulted in electric grid operations
impact. This report serves as an industry report to inform the electric sector
and security community of the potential implications of this malware and the appropriate
details to have a nuanced discussion.
Please click here for the full report.