“Hackers breached a dozen US nuclear plants, reports say”

But we don’t need to worry – our nearest nuclear plant will be owned by the Chinese and French – who will totally protect us. Won’t they?

“… The hackers appeared to be attempting to map out computer networks for future attacks, according to the DHS report seen by the Times.

They sent highly targeted emails to senior engineers at operating firms behind the nuclear plants, mimicking job applications but laced with malicious code, the newspaper said.

Officials told the Times that the techniques resembles those used by Russian specialists linked to previous attacks on energy facilities. …”