Malicious attack on worldwide IT infrastructure !!!

Craig Wright found out, that you can hack into a Jura Impressa F90 coffee machine (apparently not running java). If you have the configuration software for the machine runnning on a PC that is connected to the internet, you could remotley change, amongst others, the ratio of water to coffee. Now here is a scenario for a denial-of-service-attack on the it admins worldwide. Imagine sysadmins worldwide without their quintuple shot espresso! Craig Wright: Hacking Coffee Makers P.S.: I think I have seen a machine like this at Microsoft Austria … :)

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