Cyber risk in adding electric cars to grid

By Jennifer Dudley-Nicholson
Updated October 12 2022 - 3:23pm, first published 3:18pm
Charging electric cars via the national grid may expose the system to cyber attacks, experts warn. (Dan Peled/AAP PHOTOS)
Charging electric cars via the national grid may expose the system to cyber attacks, experts warn. (Dan Peled/AAP PHOTOS)

Connecting electric vehicles to the national power grid could open the door to cyber attacks and widespread power outages unless regulators get the security settings right early, experts warn.

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