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Stuxnet goes to Vanity Fair

A great review of the probable history and background to Stuxnet in, of all things, Vanity Fair http://www.vanityfair.com/culture/features/2011/04/stuxnet-201104. Its a well researched thriller of a story and highlights 2 key aspects: 1. how targeted and dangerous this attack could be. 2 how difficult … Continue reading

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UK Critical infrastructure defence

Lat month saw the UK Government start to enlist the private sector to combine cyber defense responses http://www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/8366810/GCHQ-aims-to-protect-critical-private-networks-from-hackers.html The issue has become more significant recently with the realisation that infrastructure networks beyond the military are terrorist targets and that, with examples … Continue reading

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