Cyber-attack by means of "non-conventional" virus or worms adapted
to the telecom world (SDH equipment, management networks, management systems,
satellite receivers, etc.) could totally make unusable all the main networks
of telecommunication of a country paralyzing the activity in critical sectors
like electrical, audio-visual and the banking one at the same time (as long
as this attack was planned and executed at the same time on all the networks.
We present here a new vision in the existing threads regarding critical telecommunication
infrastructures and Homeland Security.
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