English-Language Cyberwar Software Might Have Targeted Iran

An act of "cyberwar" has been discovered by researchers who say that a malicious computer virus, written by English speakers and known as "Flame," has targeted Iran and the Middle East, and might have focused on oil and energy production, according to cybersecurity firm Symantec. A cyber-attack launched against Iranian oil terminals and knocking them off line in April might have been caused by "Flame," a complicated software program that can steal all of the information on a computer and...Full Story
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