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By its nature, work on thwarting cyber-attacks against oil and gas companies and their assets is an incremental process. The source, manner, and targets of potential attacks are always changing and, in order to be effective, defenses must anticipate threats before they manifest themselves. In early 2011 the computer networks of at least five international oil companies, containing bidding plans and other confidential data, were penetrated by Chinese-backed hackers. Woodside Petroleum Ltd. Chief Executive Don Voelte told a conference in Perth that May that major resource companies were coming under increasing threat of cyber-attack from a variety of countries. By September 2011, the Energy...

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