AISA National Conference 2010

Dec 3, 2010

Information security experts gathered in Sydney on November 30 to attend the Australian Information security Association seminar day. SC Magazine was the media sponsor.

Copyright © SC Magazine, Australia

Telstra CISO Glenn Chisholm outlines the problems faced by the telco when it comes to attributing the source of an attack. He says there's only so much a company can do, the rest is up to law enforcement. Chisholm estimated the cost to construct the Stuxnet worm that infected SCADA systems and Siemens-based nuclear reactors was about $300,000.  
 

Telstra CISO Glenn Chisholm outlines the problems faced by the telco when it comes to attributing the source of an attack. He says there's only so much a company can do, the rest is up to law enforcement. Chisholm estimated the cost to construct the Stuxnet worm that infected SCADA systems and Siemens-based nuclear reactors was about $300,000.

Photo: Nate Cochrane

Image 1 of 9
 

Latest Photo Galleries

Latest News

Hockey flags billion-dollar Centrelink mainframe replacement
Apr 24, 2014
Claims 30 year-old tech is holding Govt back.
US FCC to propose web fast lane
Apr 24, 2014
New guidelines could undermine net neutrality.
Seven reminders the world runs on IT
Apr 24, 2014
How a systems failure could ruin your day.
Panasonic, Fujitsu to form new chip design company
Apr 24, 2014
To develop LSI chips.
NSW Govt CIO ousted in departmental shake-up
Apr 24, 2014
Finance department merged into Treasury.