Now that everything's networked and process control systems are easy to hack, here's a quick-reference guide to figuring out who's behind each type of security incident.
|All dams east of the Mississippi open simultaneously||China|
|All bank vaults east of the Mississippi open simultaneously||Mafia|
|Your car starts broadcasting your emails and voice mails at random intervals||Anonymous|
|Local Redbox only dispenses porn||Malicious computer science majors|
|Toilets in middle school flush continuously||Bored middle schoolers|
|Wii controller can be used to make your fridge dispense lemonade ice cubes||Your kids (duh)|
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