Richard Stiennon, a noted security expert and frequent guest on the Internet Advisor is concerned about some of the consequences of the alleged development of the Stuxnet virus by the US high command. In Operation Olympic Games, Project X, and the assault on the IT security industry, Stiennon expressed his concern that:
The use of cyber weapons is going to pit the US military and intelligence community against the IT security industry.
Now companies like F-Secure and Symantec will have to come up with solid defenses against these kinds of attacks putting them on a collision course with US advanced defense system. …