Tuesday, April 14, 2009

A generator up in smoke

The other day I posted about the bugs that China and Russia, among others, seem to be planting in western computer systems. Here's a dramatic illustration of what malicious software can do to an electric generator: first it shakes, then it goes up in smoke. It's a simulation, of course, conducted by the Department of Homeland Security and leaked to CNN, which broadcast it:

Blue skies! -- Dan Ford


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