Hacked: 10 Targets Other Than Your PC

By Jordan Robertson - 2012-07-17T21:59:05Z

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Heating and cooling systems are vulnerable to attack, too. A report in June by the Department of Homeland Security cited an unidentified facility that fell victim to an unusual attack -- hackers made adjustments to the energy management system, leading to "unusually warm" temperatures in the building. It was unclear whether making the employees sweat was the attackers' ultimate goal.