Are We Ready for a Cyber Attack on Food and Farming?


Federal officials and lawmakers are preparing to defend against cyber attacks that would leave residents without reliable access to food by targeting the food and agriculture sectors.

The latest preparation effort is Cyber Storm — a massive, multiday tabletop exercise involving state, local, tribal, territorial, federal and private-sector organizations — and it probed how well participants respond to a simulated cyber attack on food and agriculture.

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Source: Government Technology


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