Note to Self…

…Never give the Israeli Defense Force root access to the servers that run your Russian-made air defense system:

.The technology allows users to invade communications networks, see what enemy sensors see and even take over as systems administrator so sensors can be manipulated into positions so that approaching aircraft can’t be seen, they say.

Clearly the Syrians haven’t upgraded to Vista yet, or this surely wouldn’t have happened.

(via Kevin Drum, in case the link above doesn’t work)