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Kremlin Says Report on Alleged U.S. Power Grid Incursion is Worrying

The Kremlin said on Monday that a report in the New York Times newspaper citing sources as saying the United States had inserted potentially disruptive implants into Russia's power grid showed a cyber war was, in theory, possible.

The New York Times on Saturday published an article citing current and former unnamed U.S. government officials talking about the deployment of American computer code inside Russias grid and other targets as a classified companion to more publicly discussed action directed at Moscows disinformation and hacking units around the 2018 midterm elections.

When asked about the report, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said: "… Undoubtedly this information shows the hypothetical possibility… all signs of cyber war and military cyber action against the Russian Federation."

Peskov said unnamed strategic parts of the Russian economRead More – Source

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