Cyber attack threatened WA astrophysicists’ shot at gravitational waves, colliding neutron stars | ABC News (Australia)

Australian Information Security Incident Reported: October 17 2017

Astrophysicists at WA’s Zadko telescope had just learned about the detection of a monumental deep space event involving two neutron stars colliding — which they had been hoping to find for years — when they came under sustained cyber attack.

Source: Cyber attack threatened WA astrophysicists’ shot at gravitational waves, colliding neutron stars – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

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