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Microsoft Update and The Nightmare Scenario - F-Secure Weblog : News from the Lab

Microsoft Update and The Nightmare Scenario - F-Secure Weblog : News from the Lab | Gentlemachines | Scoop.it

Mikko Hypponen on Flame:
"Having a Microsoft code signing certificate is the Holy Grail of malware writers. This has now happened."

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Massive cyber-attack discovered

Massive cyber-attack discovered | Gentlemachines | Scoop.it
Russian security firm Kaspersky Labs told the BBC they believed the malware, known as Flame, had been operating since August 2010.
The company said it believed the attack was state-sponsored, but could not be sure of its exact origins.
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Meet ‘Flame,’ The Massive Spy Malware Infiltrating Iranian Computers

Meet ‘Flame,’ The Massive Spy Malware Infiltrating Iranian Computers | Gentlemachines | Scoop.it
A massive, highly sophisticated piece of malware has been newly found infecting systems in Iran and elsewhere and is believed to be part of ...
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