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U.S. To Be Hit By Massive Cyber Attack On Feb. 16

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Post Mon Feb 15, 2010 11:41 pm

U.S. To Be Hit By Massive Cyber Attack On Feb. 16

On February 16, at about 10:00 am ET, the U.S. will be hit by a massive, crippling cyber attack from an unknown entity. Key players will convene in the White House situation room and plan the response, from mitigation to (possibly) retaliation. It'll be live on television -- G.N.N.


Read more here - http://politics.theatlantic.com/2010/02 ... uation.php
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Post Tue Feb 16, 2010 9:00 am

Re: U.S. To Be Hit By Massive Cyber Attack On Feb. 16

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Post Tue Feb 16, 2010 10:31 am

Re: U.S. To Be Hit By Massive Cyber Attack On Feb. 16

This article talks about a simulated cyber-attack (Cyber ShockWave) that will take place today in Washington to test government response.

Based on some tweet feeds, CNN will air the event on Feb. 20th and 21st at 8pm and 11pm EST.

To follow the event head over to the following links:

http://twitter.com/BPC_Bipartisan
http://smartgridsecurity.blogspot.com/

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http://www.computerworld.com/s/article/ ... t_response
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