Catch up on stories from the past week (and beyond) at the Slashdot story archive

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror

+ - Stuxnet features out of the movies->

Submitted by rkwasny
rkwasny (709076) writes "NYT has more information about Stuxnet work "The worm itself now appears to have included two major components. One was designed to send Iran’s nuclear centrifuges spinning wildly out of control. Another seems right out of the movies: The computer program also secretly recorded what normal operations at the nuclear plant looked like, then played those readings back to plant operators, like a pre-recorded security tape in a bank heist, so that it would appear that everything was operating normally while the centrifuges were actually tearing themselves apart.""
Link to Original Source
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Stuxnet features out of the movies

Comments Filter:

To downgrade the human mind is bad theology. - C. K. Chesterton

Working...