Wargame of cyber proportions unfolds in Colorado Springs symposium

By Wayne Heilman of The Gazette

The way to hack an oil refinery seemed rather basic, or "basisk" to a team of potential hackers playing the part of nation-state, backed perhaps by the Chinese or Russian governments.

That's because the word "basisk" was the default user name and password for an internet-connected valve on an oil storage system in a mythical European refinery they hacked as part of a cyber wargame event Monday organized by information technology giant SAIC during a cyberspace symposium at The Broadmoor hotel's Colorado Hall.

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