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[DPRG] PLC attack

Subject: [DPRG] PLC attack
From: jdrumm9015 at aol.com jdrumm9015 at aol.com
Date: Wed Sep 22 15:33:50 CDT 2010

Steve,
  I think in this specific case of Microsoft Windows running a Nuclear Reactor, I think the fear is more of the "blew" screen.

John Drummond 






-----Original Message-----
From: Steve Rainwater <srainwater at ncc.com>
To: dprglist at dprg.org
Sent: Wed, Sep 22, 2010 3:07 pm
Subject: Re: [DPRG] PLC attack


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...

he really scary thing is that someone is using Microsoft Windows to run
 Nuclear Reactor. I wouldn't want to be around when that thing blue
creens! :)
 "according to screen shots of the plant posted by UPI, it uses the
indows-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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