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When the lights turn on, the faucets work, and the trains run on time--that's a good day. Dragos exists to safeguard civilization.

Washington Post / August 14, 2017
Dragos, raised $9 million in a funding round co-led by Silicon Valley venture fund Allegis Capital and east coast Energy Impact Partners

Maryland-based firm, Dragos, raised $9 million in a funding round co-led by Silicon Valley venture fund Allegis Capital and east coast Energy Impact Partners.

Forbes / August 14, 2017
Ex-NSA Analyst Raises $10 Million To Stop Hackers Destroying Power Grids

The funding will go into expanding the team and spreading the firm's Dragos Platform technology. Built on the founders' knowledge of attacks on actual industrial control systems, it looks out for and acts on anything that looks abnormal.

The Hill / July 11, 2017
Cybersecurity expert fights for realism

Robert M. Lee thinks we should start taking infrastructure cybersecurity seriously. For a number of people right now, that may mean calming down. The U.S. is coming off two high-profile cyber threats that were less dangerous than many made them out to be.

Washington Post / July 8, 2017
U.S. officials say Russian government hackers have penetrated energy and nuclear company business networks

Russian government hackers were behind recent cyber-intrusions into the business systems of U.S. nuclear power and other energy companies in what appears to be an effort to assess their networks, according to U.S. government officials.

Washington Post / June 12, 2017
CRASHOVERRIDE Malware Targets Electric Power Grids

Washington Post coverage of Dragos' research into CRASHOVERRIDE and the potential impacts.

Powermag.com / May 1, 2017
Malware in Modern ICS: Understanding Impact While Avoiding Hype

In this report, Dragos’ Robert M. Lee and Ben Miller combine their knowledge of proper industrial control system functionality with new research conducted to better understand the threats posed to the ICS.

Automation.com / Apr 18, 2017
How Deloitte and Dragos' Cyber Risk Platform Converges IT and OT Security

This week’s Deep Dive will revolve around the discussion I had with Sean Peasley, of Deloitte & Touche LLP, about their latest announcement of their new cyber risk platform. This platform was enabled by Dragos...

THE AGENDA WITH STEVE PAIKIN / JAN 24, 2017
Confronting Cyber Conflict

“We need to begin to have more technical leadership in government positions,” said Rob Lee, CEO of Dragos, Inc. in the context of attacks like the Ukraine power grid attack.

FORBES / APR 19, 2016
Meet The Ex-Army Hackers Trying To Save America From Blackouts

Two days before Christmas the lights went out across the Ivano-Frankivsk region of Ukraine.

WIRED / MAR 3, 2016
Inside the Cunning, Unprecedented Hack of Ukraine’s Power Grid

IT WAS 3:30 p.m. last December 23, and residents of the Ivano-Frankivsk region of Western Ukraine were preparing to end their workday and head home through the cold winter streets.

POLITICO / JAN 15, 2016
Shaky accusations hamper cyber case against Russia

The Obama administration’s efforts to press its election-hacking accusations against Russia could be undermined by a flurry of unfounded cyber charges against Moscow.

FOX / JAN 15, 2016
Is the National Grid Safe From Malware?

Robert Lee, CEO, Dragos talks to Fox News about the malware attack on the Ukrainian power grid.