Sunday, May 6, 2012
MSNBC: Cyberattack On Pipeline In the US
According to MSNBC via Christian Science Monitor (no other major online sources picked this up, BTW), there was a major cyberattack on US natural gas companies, focusing on the pipelines. The alert was issued by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). What's interesting of note is that it started more than a month ago and even Canadian companies may also have been hit as well.
Suspects, anyone? China? If this took place before the blind Chinese activist episode, then I'm likely to rule them out as suspect number one. Could be green dudes with big mojos to take on the US government or the gas companies.
More at Clouding Around.