A few years ago, a Stuxnet campaign was successfully launched against Iran, hindering the country’s nuclear program by causing an overload that destroyed a thousand nuclear centrifuges. In the wake of that successful attack, a report...Show More Summary
At least 26 people are being treated for potential exposure to deadly anthrax after samples were accidentally shipped from an Army chemical weapons facility in Utah to 18 private and military labs in nine states and South Korea.
The numbers are more than the Pentagon's Thursday estimate of nine states and a U.S. Air Force base in South Korea. News organizations named Australia as the other country that received the samples.
Sometimes being an intensely secretive regime trading in relentless obscurity has its perks: The US tried to secretly attack North Korea’s nuclear program with a computer virus, but failed because it couldn’t find the information necessary to infect the North Korean system with a virus. Read more...
An official told Reuters the US tried to deploy a version of the Stuxnet virus to attack North Korea's nuclear weapons program five years ago. The covert operation didn't work as planned. Read the rest
A U.S. Air Force base in South Korea now says 22 of its personnel “may have been exposed.” Read the rest
The United States unleashed a version of the Stuxnet computer virus five years ago in an unsuccessful attack on North Korea's nuclear weapons program, people familiar with the covert campaign said.
Stuxnet had a fraternal twin that was designed to attack North Korea’s nuclear program. The post The US Tried to Stuxnet North Korea’s Nuclear Program appeared first on WIRED.
It was five years ago and it ended in failure. But the details are trickling out now about how the US tried to infect North Korea’s nuclear weapons program with a version of the Stuxnet computer virus. A Reuters report has it that the...Show More Summary
By Joseph Menn SAN FRANCISCO, May 29 (Reuters) - The United States tried to deploy a version of the Stuxnet computer virus to attack North Korea's nuclear weapons program five years ago but ultimately failed, according to people familiar...Show More Summary
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - The United States tried to deploy a version of the Stuxnet computer virus to attack North Korea's nuclear weapons program five years ago but ultimately failed, according to people familiar with the covert campaign.
The 2002 World Cup hosted jointly by South Korea and Japan was already infamous for its horrendous refereeing, most notably two knockout stage match-ups involving South Korea. Today, one Italian paper has linked what was widely believed to be match-fixing behavior back then to this current FIFA scandal. Read more...
Bringing an end to her international escapades, Jessica Alba arrived on a flight at LAX International Airport on Thursday evening (May 28). The “Love Guru” actress was in good spirits as she returned from South Korea where she did some...Show More Summary
Health officials in the southern Chinese province of Guangdong have confirmed the country’s first imported case of Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS). On Friday, officials said a man from South Korea had potentially exposed as many as 200 people to the virus. Show More Summary
There’s no end to her sex appeal, and Miranda Kerr is flirty and flawless in her latest W Korea photographic feature. The Australian heartbreaker shows her range in the inspiring spread, including both a sultry stare and a fun-loving vibe. Kerr’s apparel tends toward the sporty side, with high socks, jogging pants, baggy shorts and fitted crop tops galore!
South Korea's Jeju Island is a popular tourist destination full of spas, resorts, golf courses, sandy beaches, waterfalls and hiking trails. But if you really want to get rejuvenated, skip the tourist hotspots and go directly to theShow More Summary
Live anthrax has been found in a 2008 sample sent to Australia from the same U.S. Army facility identified this week for more recent, mistaken shipments to nine U.S. states and an air base in South Korea, a U.S. defense official said on Friday. Show More Summary
Last week, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry proposed five basic principles of global Internet regulation for universal adoption, an initiative I can only applaud. He was speaking at Seoul University in South Korea. Here are the principles: No country should conduct or knowingly support online activity that intentionally damages or [...]
On Thursday, Reuters reported that Iran and North Korea were engaged in behind-the-scenes attempts to work on a nuclear weapons program. However, an official source from the Iranian Embassy in France dismissed the claim, according to Iranian News Agency IRNA.
Mercedes-Benz Korea announced a partial autopilot car which automatically accelerates and decelerates to keep pace with surrounding traffic. Eight Mercedes S-Class cars featuring the DISTRONIC PLUS intelligent drive system were shown to.. The post Mercedes-Benz Announces New Autopilot System for S-Class cars in Korea appeared first on Gadgets, gizmos, and tech from the East.