An analysis explains that while nuclear plants are well-equipped to fend off cyber attacks from the outside, hackers are attempting to embed viruses through products and networks of trusted third party vendors.

A report by the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute examines key target areas of cybersecurity and security gaps in critical infrastructures and provides an overview of measures taken at the Japanese national level, and regional and international levels.

The University of Lincoln won a $1.5 million grant to develop artificial intelligence systems for self-learning robots deployed at nuclear sites.