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Low-risk cyber security issue found at nuclear plant


Wilkes-Barre Citizens' Voice - (Pennsylvania) The operators of the PPL Susquehanna Steam nuclear power plant in Salem Township stated that they were in the process of correcting an undisclosed cyber security issue at the plant identified by the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC). The issue was described as a low risk issue and interim measures were put in place to address the vulnerability following the NRC inspection until the permanent measures are complete.


Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at:

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:22:38