Iranian nuclear programme targeted by computer virus
Maryam Sinaiee, and Michael Theodoulou
- Last Updated: September 27. 2010 12:32AM UAE / September 26. 2010 8:32PM GMT
In the tech community and in the automation/manufacturing community we have been reading about this for weeks. I wonder what aspect of it finally gave traction to the mainstream media to pay attention. Could it be... nuclear programmes? It is about flipping time.
TEHRAN // Iran revealed yesterday that a so-called computer worm – which experts say shows unprecedented ingenuity and is unique in its ability to seize control of industrial plants – has infected the personal computers of staff at its first nuclear power plant.