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Duqu

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Microsoft fixes Duqu hole, but not BEAST problem

Microsoft pulls patch to protect IE users from flaw in SSL protocol after running into compatibility issue.

By December 13, 2011

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Microsoft patches critical Windows bug, but not Duqu flaw

Software giant prioritizes update that closes hole in TCP/IP stack in Windows 7, Vista, and Server 2008.

By November 8, 2011

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Zero-day Windows kernel bug used in Duqu infections

Microsoft says it is working on a security patch to close a hole being used by the Trojan to infect systems.

By November 1, 2011

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Iran's cyberwarfare czar is allegedly assassinated

As the Middle East country beefs up its cyberforces, Mojtaba Ahmadi, the head of its Cyber War Headquarters, is said to be found with two bullet wounds near his heart.

By October 2, 2013

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Chinese hackers said to wage cyberwar on The New York Times

Unusual activity was seen in the paper's computer systems during a probe on China's prime minister. The Times then discovered that the corporate passwords for every employee had been stolen.

By January 30, 2013

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Iran said to be responsible for cyberattacks on U.S. banks

The massive wave of DDoS attacks that hit U.S. banks recently was thought to have been done by a fringe hacker group, however government officials now believe it was the work of Iran.

By January 8, 2013

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Stuxnet attacks Iran again, reports say

The worm apparently was aimed at a power plant and other sites in southern Iran but was thwarted.

By December 25, 2012

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Four security trends defined 2012, will impact 2013

Mobile and Mac malware burbles noxiously, data breaches and data mining will cause more havoc with your privacy, and the Web will continue to suffer the ignominy of poorly-written, Swiss-cheesed code as security experts predict lessons from 2012 go unlearned in 2013.

By December 20, 2012

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Crippling Stuxnet virus infected Chevron's network too

Sophisticated virus was intended to knock offline an Iranian nuclear enrichment facility but strayed from its intended target about two years ago.

By November 8, 2012

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Newly IDed 'MiniFlame' malware targets individuals for attack

A new malware variant related to the state-sponsored Flame and Gauss cyber-espionage tools can work on its own or team up with its brethren to conduct targeted surveillance, say researchers at Kaspersky Lab.

By October 15, 2012