A hacker - or hackers - sought to add a dangerous level of additive to the water supply of a Florida city. File photo: Reuters A hacker - or hackers - sought to add a dangerous level of additive to the water supply of a Florida city. File photo: Reuters
A hacker - or hackers - sought to add a dangerous level of additive to the water supply of a Florida city. File photo: Reuters

FBI hunts hacker who tried to poison Florida city’s water

  • Hacker remotely gained access to software, named TeamViewer, on computer of worker
  • Intruder briefly pushed levels of a potentially dangerous additive up 100-fold in water supply

Topic |   Computer hackers
A hacker - or hackers - sought to add a dangerous level of additive to the water supply of a Florida city. File photo: Reuters A hacker - or hackers - sought to add a dangerous level of additive to the water supply of a Florida city. File photo: Reuters
A hacker - or hackers - sought to add a dangerous level of additive to the water supply of a Florida city. File photo: Reuters
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