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Cybersecurity Fact vs. Fiction
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todti
todti,
User Rank: Apprentice
6/24/2017 | 9:28:32 AM
Great post but it is not that simple as decribed
I like the post.

In a lot of cases your are definitely right, but just saying most is fiction is, for me,  too simple.

 

There are a lot of examples: shuting down parts of the power grid, hack a car, hack home appliances, nuclear production manipulation, steel plant manipulation, hacks of ATMs with million dollar gains, manipulate ICS systems, take over railway control systems....

All in all in always is a question from which perspective you look on a hack and what is the real gain for a hacker.

This is sometimes not obvious, but if you take a deeper look on it it is mostly obvious and logical even most people think "I don't care if someone hacks my mew smart fridge".
LyleS667
LyleS667,
User Rank: Apprentice
6/20/2017 | 1:07:52 PM
Missing something...
Earlier this year, all the tornado sirens in Dallas county were turned on for about 90 minutes in the middle of the night. Seems odd that this event was missed.


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