Category: Homeland Security News

GRID SECURITYBlocking Microgrid Cyberattacks to Keep Power Flowing Published 10 February 2022 Detection methods that identify the weaknesses in smart power grids will prevent cyberattacks from disrupting supply to critical infrastructure. Power grids have become far more complex in recent decades due to energy demands, environmental regulations and small-scale renewable energy systems that turn businesses and

WATER SECURITYWater Resources Depletion Near Large Urban Areas Published 10 February 2022 Researchers analyzed the spatial distribution of water resources depletion in connection with proximity to large urban areas and defined a model that might prove fundamental to mitigate the impact of urbanization on the ecosystem. The depletion of water resources (e.g. rivers and lakes) is more rapid and