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PostPosted: Thu Jan 17, 2013 11:28 pm    Post subject: Malware in american nuclear power plants Reply with quote

http://www.cryptogon.com/?p=33291

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Two U.S. power companies reported infections of malware during the past three months, with the bad software apparently brought in through tainted USB drives, according to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Industrial Control Systems Cyber Emergency Response Team (ICS-CERT).


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PostPosted: Fri Jan 18, 2013 12:23 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Nuclear + Windows. And people suggest nuclear power is safe? Hah!
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PostPosted: Fri Jan 18, 2013 6:59 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

pjp wrote:
Nuclear + Windows. And people suggest nuclear power is safe? Hah!


Fission is more predictable than Windows.
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PostPosted: Fri Jan 18, 2013 7:26 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Isn't the procedure to put sticky tape around Windows? That's what Microsoft has had to do with XP for years behind the scenes.
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PostPosted: Fri Jan 18, 2013 5:48 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Spanish Nukes
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PostPosted: Fri Jan 18, 2013 9:30 pm    Post subject: Re: Malware in american nuclear power plants Reply with quote

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tainted

Tainted anything, immediately suspect Spanish involvement, especially if it's ass-tainted. That's how they killed off all the Native Americans, you know, and they tried it on the Germans too.

Edit: wildhorse beat me to it! :lol:
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PostPosted: Sat Jan 19, 2013 12:01 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Gives a whole new meaning to 'XP Nuker'
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PostPosted: Sat Jan 19, 2013 12:31 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

http://www.dban.org/ :lol:
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