Think tank plans cyber attack on US

A think-tank of defence interests is planning a a cyber attack on America’s infrastructure on February 16 to scare the country into buying their products.

Cyber ShockWave says the simulation aims to “provide an unprecedented look at how the government would develop a real-time response to a large-scale cyber crisis affecting much of the nation.”

Dusting off a bit of communist scare stuff, the outfit wants to show how vulnerable the US is to cyber attack from China and Russia as possible enemies.

According to the outfit the cyber attack is going to be war-gamed, in public, for all the country to see.

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