A blog about embedded computing systems, cyber-physical systems, and Internet of Things. We concentrate on technical topics but also discuss their implications.
Wednesday, November 30, 2016
Ransomware Attack on SF Muni
Extremetech reports here on a ransomware attack on the San Francisco Muni transit system. These sorts of attack remind us of the gray line between information systems and cyber-physical systems: safety and security can be imperiled by flaws in traditional IT systems.