Hackers Attacked U.S. Water Utility; Destroyed Pump

    Date18 Nov 2011
    CategoryHacks/Cracks
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    Posted ByDave Wreski
    Hackers gained remote access into the control system of the city water utility in Springfield, Illinois, last week and destroyed a pump, according to a report released by a state fusion center and obtained by a security expert. The hackers were discovered on Nov. 8 when a water district employee noticed problems in the city
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