How a Cyber Attack on a Nuclear Facility Could Unfold. Nuclear security and safety rely on information technology. Whether that technology is motion detectors around the perimeter of a nuclear power plant or monitoring systems in nuclear reactors, all of these systems play a vital role in keeping nuclear materials safe and secure. Recent events, however, have exposed new threats in the cyber domain that raise troubling questions about the security of nuclear facilities.
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