Virus leaks power plant secrets


...it was revealed revealed that sensitive information about power plants has been leaked onto the internet from a virus-infected computer for the second time in less than four months.

According to a Japanese media report, sensitive security information about a thermoelectric power plant run by the Chubu Electric Power Company has been leaked onto the internet following a virus infection.

The virus, which has not been named in the reports, is said to have spread documents regarding the plant's security arrangements, the names and addresses of its security personnel, and other confidential information via the popular Share file-sharing program. Virus leaks power plant secrets for second time in four months

Linked by shanmuga Thursday, 18th May 2006 1:18AM