Poughkeepsie, NY, Utility Hacked
Hackers gained entry to as many as 110,000 customer accounts at Poughkeepsie, NY-based Central Hudson Gas and Electric.
Employees detected the computer system intrusion Feb. 20, 2013. The attack occurred over a weekend, and as a result of regular control procedures, employees found the attack and reported it, the utility said.
February 19, 2013
No cost values disclosed.