29 May '12, 10pm

Cyberwarfare’s Latest, Greatest Weapon - IEEE Spectrum

Cyberwarfare’s Latest, Greatest Weapon - IEEE Spectrum

Last week, Iran’s Computer Emergency Response team sounded the alarm about a sophisticated piece of malware that attempted to route sensitive information from a small group of infected computers to at least 10 command and control servers. The software is designed to spy on the users of infected computers, logging their keystrokes, recording their conversations, and stealing documents and other information. Security research firms such as Symantec , Kaspersky , and McAfee , which have been analyzing the code, are calling the malware the most complex ever detected. The malicious code, dubbed Worm.Win32.Flame or just Flame for short, is so unique that, despite evidence of its existence having been available for at least two years, experts just didn't recognize it for what it was until now. How is that possible , you ask? (So did ZDNet Australia .) Whoever developed Flame endo...

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