Stuxnet

Advanced cyberspying tool dates from 2008: researchers

The largest number of infections discovered - 28 percent - was in Russia, and Saudi Arabia was second with 24 percent.

Nov 24, 2014, 19:44 PM IST

Ukraine`s computers targeted by powerful `snake` virus: Experts

Dozens of computer networks in Ukraine have been infected by an aggressive new cyber weapon called Snake, according to expert analysis.

Mar 08, 2014, 22:48 PM IST

`Stuxnet worm older than previously believed`

The computer worm that targeted an Iranian nuclear plant is older than previously believed, security experts from an anti-virus company have revealed.

Feb 28, 2013, 14:05 PM IST

Experts uncover new ‘Mahdi’ malware targeting Iran

Security experts have identified a cyber espionage attack that apparently targeted computers in Iran, according to a report.

Jul 18, 2012, 16:54 PM IST

`Obama ordered Stuxnet cyber attack on Iran`

It is estimated that Stuxnet crippled around 1,000 of 5,000 Natanz centrifuges by spinning them at damagingly high speeds.

Jun 02, 2012, 13:15 PM IST

`US, Israel behind cyber attack on Iran`s nuke project`

The origins of the cyber weapon, which some analysts dubbed `Stuxnet` after it was discovered in 2010, have long been debated.

Jun 01, 2012, 23:33 PM IST

Iran `finds fix` for espionage virus ‘Flame’

Security companies that have investigated the new virus Flame said that it is one of the most complex threats ever seen.

May 30, 2012, 13:27 PM IST

Sophisticated spyware virus hit Iran and other ME countries

Security experts discovered the new data-stealing virus dubbed Flame which they say has lurked inside thousands of computers across the Middle East for as long as five years as part of a sophisticated cyber warfare campaign.

May 29, 2012, 14:07 PM IST

Security expert rules out cyber warfare

Cyber war - long considered by many defence experts to be a significant threat - may never happen, a security expert says.

Oct 19, 2011, 14:39 PM IST

First came Stuxnet virus: now there`s Duqu

Stuxnet is a malicious software that targets widely used industrial control systems built by German firm Siemens.

Oct 19, 2011, 10:19 AM IST

First came Stuxnet virus: now there`s Duqu

Stuxnet is a malicious software that targets widely used industrial control systems built by German firm Siemens.

Oct 19, 2011, 10:19 AM IST

Iran to conduct cyber-security manoeuvre

Iran detected and thwarted a virus aimed at infecting the country`s nuclear plant system.

Aug 22, 2011, 14:17 PM IST

Israel tested Stuxnet on Iran, with US help: Report

Report said the worm was the most sophisticated cyber-weapon ever deployed.

Jan 16, 2011, 13:23 PM IST

Stuxnet could add to Iran`s enrichment problems: Experts

A mysterious halt in Iran`s
uranium enrichment activities earlier this month, as revealed
in a new report by the UN atomic watchdog, may have been due
to a cyber attack, experts suggested on Thursday.

Nov 25, 2010, 18:05 PM IST

Stuxnet virus could target many industries

Stuxnet virus can be modified to wreak havoc on industrial control systems around the world.

Nov 18, 2010, 11:01 AM IST

Stuxnet infected industrial computers cleaned: Iranian official

Reports say the malware was mutating and wreaking havoc with the equipment.

Oct 04, 2010, 12:34 PM IST

Iran arrests `spies` aiming to derail atomic work

Spies were trying to derail Tehran`s N-programme, said Iran`s intelligence minister.

Oct 02, 2010, 17:25 PM IST