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[1] The Mantech International Corp benefited big from Sep 11 2001 attacks with their 2002 IPO ....
[2] Mantech provides support technologies for US spy agencies
[3] Mantech also purchased S3 Technologies, The FLorida-based (main offices in Columbia, Maryland) company that makes nuclear industry simulation systems.

They worked extensively with Russia nuclear industry experts in 1990-93 due to "chernobyl concerns"
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#India's Kudankulam #Nuclear Power Plant has been hit by #cyberattack. Authorities were already alerted of the threat months in advance. The power plant project built in collaboration with #Russia has been a target of foreign players since its inception.
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The second 1,000 MW #nuclear power unit at #Kudankulam, owned by the Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) stopped power generation on Saturday 19th October, owing to “SG level low”.
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More than a month before the unit stopped operating, NCSC was notified of intrusion of their systems by #cyber threat intelligence analyst @RungRage. The alert was generated on investigation by #cybersecurity firm #Kaspersky into spy tools dubbed #DTrack. greatgameindia.com/kudankulam-nuc…
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Very interesting update of events re: Greg Craig

Craig was Obama's former White House counsel.

He was also an attorney for Obama's favorite General, James Cartwright, who was involved in the #Stuxnet leak, and who Obama pardoned right before he left office.
Here's the Cartwright/Greg Craig plea deal info:

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Watching #ZeroDays again ... #Stuxnet ... each time I know more about the story around this
It was Robert Gates that convinced the President in 2007 to place Information Warfare in the CIA (offensive cyber weapons), instead of the department of defense. Hence the CIA and NSA took control, along with US Cyber Command (controller by NSA).
NSA has no authority to launch a cyber attack, but it does have the ability

The US Cyber Command has authority to do a cyber attack (offense), but not the ability

USCC cleverly gives massive military cyber power to CIA and NSA
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(1) #AboutStrzok This is #PeterStrzok . He is in his 40s. He works for the #FBI . He was the only person to interview @HillaryClinton , with no recording, on her #HRCEmail investigation .
(2) #AboutStrzok How many #STRZOK family members are there? There are only 100 total Americans out of 300 million with this name . You can Google this. #PeterStrzok must be unique in such a small family, right?
(3) #AboutStrzok The father of #PeterStrzok (ii) is Peter Strzok Sr, and he was in the Army core of engineers. Oh, he was actually a career expert in sanctions and nuclear activity in #Iran . fayobserver.com/d8027ffd-e2a6-…
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#معلومة_أمنية_قبل_الفطور

هاشتاق #رمضان ياليت مختصي #أمن_المعلومات يشاركون فيه بمعلومات بسيطه مفيدة وتوعويه تفيد الناس بالشهر الكريم 👌🏻
#معلومة_أمنية_قبل_الفطور 1️⃣ يتم انتاج مايقارب مليون فايروس يوميا منها ماهو شديد الخطورة ومنها ماهومكرر عديم الخطوره
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#معلومة_أمنية_قبل_الفطور ٢ الAnti Virus يتصيد الفايروس اماعن طريق التوقيع في كود الفايروس المعروف او عن طريق تصرفات الفايروس الي تثير الشك
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