Looks like all those hackers recruited and placed on our payroll has paid off, lol.
This is pandora's box, and it's been opened. Unlike enriched uranium, this can't be traced, it's simple to do (relatively speaking), and just about anyone can do it, though some much better than others.
Things like this are exactly why our government still rellies on paper for so many things, despite budgetary concerns.
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one of my fears is that this will set off a chain of events that results in an attack on the US. every militaristic nation in the world probably has stuxnet now, and most have probably made used it to make their own weapon.
that's the problem with game changing weapons : it's only a matter of time until your "enemy" gets one.
i'd prefer we use more of our innovative power to address energy and the economy. want to disarm Iran? stop buying oil.
Last edited by Connery; 06-04-12 at 09:23 AM.
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