Stuxnet

06.10.15
State-backed spyware targets antivirus maker, Iranian nuclear talks
06.10.15

State-backed spyware targets antivirus maker, Iranian nuclear talks

The threat posed by state-sponsored malware might be even larger than first thought. Antivirus de...

By J. Fingas,   06.10.15
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05.29.15
Reuters: US launched a failed Stuxnet-like attack on North Korea
05.29.15

Reuters: US launched a failed Stuxnet-like attack on North Korea

Iran wasn't the only country that had its nuclear ambitions targeted by a sneaky US cyberattack. I...

By D. Hardawar,   05.29.15
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11.13.14
Stuxnet worm entered Iran's nuclear facilities through hacked suppliers
11.13.14

Stuxnet worm entered Iran's nuclear facilities through hacked suppliers

You may have heard the common story of how Stuxnet spread: the United States and Israel reportedly...

By J. Fingas,   11.13.14
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11.30.13
Recommended Reading: Stuxnet's more dangerous precursor, fake memories and more
11.30.13

Recommended Reading: Stuxnet's more dangerous precursor, fake memories and more

Recommended Reading highlights the best long-form writing on technology in print and on the web. So...

By T. O'Brien,   11.30.13
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02.27.13
Symantec: work on Stuxnet worm started two years earlier than first thought
02.27.13

Symantec: work on Stuxnet worm started two years earlier than first thought

Most of us think we know the tale of Stuxnet: it's a possibly government-sponsored worm that playe...

By J. Fingas,   02.27.13
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10.16.12
Kaspersky Labs preps its own OS to guard vital industry against cyberwarfare
10.16.12

Kaspersky Labs preps its own OS to guard vital industry against cyberwarfare

Kaspersky Labs' namesake Eugene Kaspersky is worried that widely distributed and potentially state...

By J. Fingas,   10.16.12
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09.17.12
Security researchers dissect Flame's handling program, find three new viruses 'at large'
09.17.12

Security researchers dissect Flame's handling program, find three new viruses 'at large'

It seems Stuxnet and Flame aren't the only out-of-control cyber-weapons roaming around the Middle...

By D. Cooper,   09.17.12
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06.01.12
Stuxnet pinned on US and Israel as an out-of-control creation
06.01.12

Stuxnet pinned on US and Israel as an out-of-control creation

Ever since Stuxnet was discovered, most of the accusing fingers have been pointed at the US, Israe...

By J. Fingas,   06.01.12
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05.28.12
Flame malware snoops on PCs across the Middle East, makes Stuxnet look small-time
05.28.12

Flame malware snoops on PCs across the Middle East, makes Stuxnet look small-time

Much ado was made when security experts found Stuxnet wreaking havoc, but it's looking as though t...

By J. Fingas,   05.28.12
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