posted on Nov, 11 2013 @ 04:02 PM
(Prisonplanet.com)-The Department of Homeland Security and the Federal Emergency Management Agency will participate in GridEx II, an
international electric system security exercise that will be held between November 13-14.
“The scenario will build on lessons learned from GridEx 2011 and include both cybersecurity and physical security components,” explains
NERC, the North American Electric Reliability Corporation. “GridEx is a biennial international grid security exercise that uses best practices and
other contributions from the Department of Homeland Security, the Federal Emergency Management Agency, and the National Institute of Standards and
The newspaper reported “thousands of utility workers, business executives, National Guard officers, F.B.I. antiterrorism experts and
officials from government agencies in the United States, Canada and Mexico are preparing for an emergency drill in November that will simulate
physical attacks and cyberattacks that could take down large sections of the power grid.”
Also another link to an older article...
Yes, I'm aware that this story is posted on AJ's website, but this dosen't mean it isn't real.
This drill will take place.
I know how many members of ATS are fans of drills being done.
And this will be an ongoing event for a few days.
So this is why I decided to post this here. If this isn't the correct forum, please move it.
I'm posting this in order to have members post anything, well, out of the ordinary during this drill.