FBI Issues Water Supply Cyberterror Warning

Al-Qaida terrorists have scoured the Web for information on the computerized systems that control water distribution and treatment, NIPC warns

Members of Osama bin Laden's al-Qaida terrorist network have sought information on the Web about the networks that U.S. utility companies use to remotely control water supply distribution and treatment systems, according to a bulletin issued by the FBI's National Infrastructure Protection Center (NIPC) Wednesday.

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