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[DPRG] PLC attack

Subject: [DPRG] PLC attack
From: Steve Rainwater srainwater at ncc.com
Date: Wed Sep 22 15:07:45 CDT 2010

On Wed, 2010-09-22 at 14:41 -0500, Jeff Koenig wrote:
> On Tue, Sep 21, 2010 at 9:59 PM, David <dpa at mail.isem.smu.edu> wrote:
>         Cyber weapon apparently targets specific hardware:
>         
>         <http://www.pcworld.com/businesscenter/article/205827/was_stuxnet_built_to_attack_irans_nuclear_program.html>
>         
>         Robots are next...


The really scary thing is that someone is using Microsoft Windows to run
a Nuclear Reactor. I wouldn't want to be around when that thing blue
screens! :)

 "according to screen shots of the plant posted by UPI, it uses the
Windows-based Siemens PLC software targeted by Stuxnet."

http://www.upi.com/News_Photos/Features/The-Nuclear-Issue-in-Iran/1581/2/

-Steve




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