It’s a stunning real-world example of how many types of infrastructure remain vulnerable to hackers.
The Atlantic Council’s Cynthia Quarterman, a top Transportation Department official in the Obama era, said it “exposes the soft underbelly of the nation’s critical energy infrastructure.”
Quarterman, in comments on the council’s site, notes that if a company like Colonial can be breached, smaller companies are even more vulnerable to attack.
Author(s): Ben Geman
Publication Date: 13 May 2021
Publication Site: Axios