Miscreants are hacking electricity meters. Miscreants!!!

Miscreants are reprogramming meters to report less power usage, for a fee.

A series of hacks perpetrated against so-called “smart meter” installations over the past several years may have cost a single electric company hundreds of millions of dollars annually, the FBI said in a cyber intelligence bulletin obtained by KrebsOnSecurity.

The US law enforcement agency said this was the first known report of criminals compromising the hi-tech meters, and that it expected this type of fraud to spread across the country as more utilities deploy smart grid technology.

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3 comments on “Miscreants are hacking electricity meters. Miscreants!!!”

  1. gothick_666

    BAHAHAHAHA!! fuck yes!! i know a guy who did something similar in melbourne and he now has had FREE electricity, hasnt receieved a single bill since he demanded that the essential services act be inforced directly to the electricity company

    FUCK the electricity companies for not coming up with an ECONOMICAL, EFFICIENT AND CLEAN solution to powering all our devices, fuck the money hungry cunts.

  2. d3kst3r

    Does anyone in Brisbane do this service?

  3. The Duke

    Well I know what I’m going to try to hack next!

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