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Stuxnet: The most serious threat yet?

Sep 20, 2010, 12:33 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Tom Brewster)

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"Stuxnet is something unique, however. It has been causing something of a stir in the security community since it was first spotted by a small company from Belarus named VirusBlokAda.

"When Microsoft put out an alert over the virus in July, Stuxnet quickly moved from being a relative unknown to something serious.

"Then earlier this month, Stuxnet was observed doing something unprecedented: exploiting four zero-day vulnerabilities at once. It is this advanced capability that has caused such a commotion."

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