Chevron’s network infected by Stuxnet

How long until a virus is found to have infected computers that control large industrial machines in the U.S.? What if the virus authors already read everything written by the CIA? What if a botnet controlled drones and dropped bombs on Tel Aviv, New Delhi or Moscow?

Virus Aimed at Iran Infected Chevron’s Network –

Stuxnet, a computer virus that former U.S. officials say was created by the U.S. and Israel to attack Iran’s nuclear-enrichment facilities, also infected Chevron’s network in 2010, shortly after it escaped from its intended target

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