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Hacked Appliances Could Shut Down the Power Grid, Researchers Say

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August 16, 2018
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Researchers from Princeton University simulated an attack on a power network serving a population the size of California. The simulation found that a 1% surge in demand created by hacked smart appliances like air conditioners and water heaters could cause disruption to the network. This kind of attack is structured