Cyberwarfare – May 2

Thursday, 2 May 2013 | Science

Let’s talk about cyberwarfare.

Kim Zetter from Wired is writing the book on Stuxnet. Her story about the discovery of the malware is an exciting look into the creation and execution of the first “true” cyberweapon–a half-megabyte file that managed to wreak havoc on an Iranian nuclear facility.

Dana Liebelson and Jaeah Lee wrote an explainer in Mother Jones about the rise of Chinese hacking attacks against American businesses and infrastructure. Worried yet?

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