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Gov't posts sensitive list of US nuclear sites

Oops!

Well, accidents happen.

Every once in a while the government misplaces a nuke, kills a hundred or so civilians, loses data on hundreds of thousands of veterans, and mistakenly posts highly sensitive information on the world wide web.
The government accidentally posted on the Internet a list of all civilian nuclear sites and their activities in the United States.

The 266-page document was published on May 6 as a transmission from President Barack Obama to the U.S. Congress. According to the document, the list was required by law and will be provided to the International Atomic Energy Agency.

Some of the pages are marked "highly confidential safeguards sensitive."

While there is security at the facilities, the list could presumably be useful for terrorists or anyone else who would like to harm the United States.

The publication of the list was first reported in an online secrecy newsletter Monday.

The document details the location of the nuclear sites and what is being done there.

For instance, there are nuclear reactors at the Westinghouse Electric Company in Pittsburgh, Pa. This facility is currently working on research into what happens when there are accidents with the nuclear reactors. The project started in 2006 and is expected to end in 2012, according to the document.

The document was posted on the Government Printing Office Web site, and has since been removed.
no big deal.

rest assured. our lives are in good hands.

3 Comments:

At Wednesday, June 03, 2009, Blogger gr1m_reaper said...

it's time to get outa dodge, qrswave

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maybe pollard neglected to steal some particulars..

 
At Wednesday, June 03, 2009, Blogger Nepos Libertas said...

Here's rapidshit file for the accidentally disclosed IAEA US declaration report paper.

(I didn't upload the file, someone did it after Wikileaks got swamped with hit requests for the PDF file)

 
At Wednesday, June 03, 2009, Blogger gr1m_reaper said...

it will be a good map of where to avoid, including down-wind.

 

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