Cyber War


Excellent piece by 60 Minutes.

It finally brings into light things that people need to be aware of.

I and other geeks like me have been touting for years now that there’s an issue that needs to be realized.  The next major war is going to happen not only physically, but virtually as well.

It’s an 18 minute video, but it’s well worth the watch:

http://www.cbsnews.com/video/watch/?id=6578069n&tag=api

Could foreign hackers get into the computer systems that run crucial elements of the world’s infrastructure, such as the power grids, water works or even a nation’s military arsenal, to create havoc? They already have. Steve Kroft reports.

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~ by Normanomicon on June 14, 2010.

 
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