Anatomy of a cyber attack

September 12, 2018

Source: American Public Power Association

Share this graphic to educate employees, customers or your board about cyber attacks


By hacking a susceptible system, a cyber criminal has the ability to steal, alter, expose, disable or destroy critical information. Learning how a cyber attack works is just one way to protect your system.

American Public Power Association produced the infographic below detailing the stages of a cyber attack and the associated terms. Arm your utility and community with knowledge by sharing this graphic with colleagues, customers, community leaders and friends.