Tag Archives: Stuxnet

Kaspersky claims Stuxnet and Duqu authors the same

malware Security firm Kaspersky claims to have found solid evidence that the team who authored Stuxnet also produced Duqu. Previously this was thought to be the case, although experts weren’t certain whether.. more
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Duqu authors leave logs on servers after clean-up

malware Researchers at Kaspersky Labs have examined servers used by the authors of the Duqu trojan, after the attackers went on a clean-up mission last month to cover their tracks. The study.. more
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Duqu infections found in Iran

malware Iran say that they have the Duqu trojan under control, after it was found to have infected computers within the country. Officials claim to have found a way to control the.. more
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Duqu is precursor to next Stuxnet

A trojan discovered last month uses the same code as last year’s Stuxnet worm, and is thought to have been written by the same authors, according to a report by Symantec. Duqu, however, is different in that it uses a zero-day exploit, thought to be.. more
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Stuxnet may have delayed Iran’s nuclear programme

When news of the Stuxnet worm hitting Iran’s Bushehr nuclear power plant came out back in September, officials claimed that it had not caused any serious damage. However Ollie Heinonen, formerly of the United Nations nuclear inspections team has told Reuters news agency that the.. more
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Imperva predicts more Stuxnet-type attacks

Imperva expects Nation-sponsored attacks like the Stuxnet worm to become a key threat in 2011, with malware threats increasing during the year. Techniques from the commercial hacker industry are expected to be developed to create more powerful Advanced Persistent Threats, according to Imperva’s top security.. more
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Europe prepares for cyber war

Europe has lagged behind the US in preparing for potential cyber security threats. However, recent events such as the Stuxnet worm attacking industrial infrastructure in the real world and Distributed Denial of Service attacks taking Burma offline completely are a graphic warning that cyber threats.. more
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Iran announces arrest of Stuxnet accomplices

Iran’s national Mehr news agency has revealed that the country has arrested several people suspected of allowing the Stuxnet worm to access its Bushehr nuclear facility’s command and control systems. The Stuxnet malware, which is designed to attack Siemens industrial systems, compromised computers at the.. more
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Cyberterrorists target Iran with Stuxnet virus

The Stuxnet virus takes cyberterrorism to a new level as it is believed to be the first computer virus designed to attack infrastructure in the real world. In this case it is Iran’s power stations and water plants that are believed to be at risk.. more
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