How 30 Lines of Code Blew Up a 27-Ton Generator

2020-10-23T12:00:00
ID WIRED:C17640EB62C1C580BE3359C3ED38213C
Type wired
Reporter Andy Greenberg
Modified 2020-10-23T12:00:00

Description

A secret experiment in 2007 proved that hackers could devastate power grid equipment beyond repair—with a file no bigger than a gif.