State Department Issues Warnings About Possible Russian Hacks Of Utility Grid

(WNAX) — The US Department of Homeland Security has issued warnings that Russians may be hacking into some utility company computer networks.  South Dakota Public Utilities Commissioner Chris Nelson says online security is not a new issue…

Nelson says they get regular updates from state utilities on cyber security…

Nelson says most utilities have to meet federal guidelines too..

No actual power outages have been tracked to any hacking attempts.