Re: Y2K Cover, and the W88 (was sat hack)

J. R. Molloy (
Sun, 14 Mar 1999 21:28:36 -0800

Michael Butler wrote,
>Prediction: It will turn out that various actors have been collecting
>intel on "exploits" of critical systems, public and black-ops, and will
>time their assaults on same to best advantage with whatever "organic" or
>"genuine" Y2K problems arise. Or they'll threaten to, and extort whatever
>the market will bear out of the targets. The UK milsat is just the tip of
>the iceberg, whether it really got hacked or not.

I find your prediction plausible and alarming. And abbreviated. What do you mean by "various actors"?
--J. R.