back to article Zombie crypto stalks smart grids

The Open Smart Grid Protocol's custom RC4 encryption has been cracked – again. OSGP was called out last year for rolling its own crypto, based on the deprecated RC4. At the time, the OSGP Alliance said it would implement better security, but the RC4 zombie is still shambling around, according to German researchers Linus …

  1. Tomato42 Silver badge

    If only they knew earlier that the RC4 may be insecure... /s

    but that's IoT for you, until you beat them with a heavy rod, they won't do anything

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