Plant Safety and Security
To avoid time-consuming and costly inspections of natural-gas transmission pipelines, Pacific Gas and Electric Co. (PG+E) created its own safety standard federal officials said was an “incorrect” interpretation of government...
A cyber-attack task force is forming to evaluate a way to help protect the U.S. power grid in the event of a web-based assault, said officials at the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC)
There is a buffer overflow vulnerability in the Wonderware InBatch and I/A Series Batch software products (all supported versions), according to the Industrial Control System Cyber Emergency Response Team (ICS-CERT).
An accidental release of the lethal chemical, hydrofluoric acid, used in 50 aging refineries across the country could end up as a major catastrophe, according to oil industry documents filed with the federal government