My answer to the July expert panel question for Information Security Buzz:
In my response I suggest we should all give thanks to Stuxnet’s creators as it very publicly revealed the devastating capabilities of the underworld’s cyber elite.
“…the bleeding edge of cyber defense is about these kinds of complex advance persistent threat. Exploits where cause and effect are often so effectively separated by time or design, few can detect, quickly analyse and effectively neutralize them.
These are not every day attacks, but they are the bogeymen the spooks have nightmares about…”