WHAT WE KNOW:
(VICE) On Monday officials from Pinellas County in Florida announced that an unidentified hacker remotely gained access to a panel that controls the City of Oldsmar’s water treatment system, and changed a setting that would have drastically increased the amount of sodium hydroxide in the water supply.
Oldsmar Pinellas County, Florida
HEADLINES (Click to Read More):
Investigators give Press Conference on the situation.
This is the official Twitter thread from the Sheriff Department conducting the investigation for more updates check back soon.
On Monday, February 8, 2021, Sheriff Bob Gualtieri held a press conference to address the unlawful intrusion to the City of Oldsmar's water treatment plant system. Please refer to the YouTube link below to see the press conference. https://t.co/NjQaVBj5E6 pic.twitter.com/P1g8aWRbft
— Pinellas SO (@SheriffPinellas) February 8, 2021