Possible cyber attack

Posted: November 20, 2011 by Sam Saber in policital, politics, sociology

Washington (CNN) — Federal officials confirmed they are investigating Friday whether a cyber attack may have been responsible for the failure of a water pump at a public water district in Illinois last week. But they cautioned that no conclusions had been reached, and they disputed one cyber security expert’s statements that other utilities are vulnerable to a similar attacks. read more… possible cyber attack 

On Nov. 8, a water district employee noticed problems with the industrial control systems, and a computer repair company checked logs and determined that the computer had been hacked.

 

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