‘Major’ hacking attack in US looms: Expert survey
Yahoo! - 10/29/2014
“People have died from faulty equipment producing gas pipeline explosions and from drone bombings of civilians. US companies have lost billions worth of business as foreign customers no longer trust their products and services,” said Judith Perrolle, a professor at Northeastern University.
The report comes a day after the top US cyber official said the country’s military is looking to flex its muscles in cyberspace as a “deterrence” to hackers eying American targets.