Microsoft pulls patch to protect IE users from flaw in SSL protocol after running into compatibility issue.
Software giant prioritizes update that closes hole in TCP/IP stack in Windows 7, Vista, and Server 2008.
Microsoft says it is working on a security patch to close a hole being used by the Trojan to infect systems.
Workaround targets vulnerability being exploited by the Stuxnet-like Duqu Trojan infecting computers via a Word document.
Symantec says threat could be precursor to attacks on industrial control systems much like Stuxnet was.
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.
The worm apparently was aimed at a power plant and other sites in southern Iran but was thwarted.
What do Stuxnet, Duqu, Gauss, Mahdi, Flame, Wiper, and Shamoon have in common?
Kaspersky Lab finds Gauss, a spying malware that collects financial information and resembles Flame. Components are named after famous mathematicians.
Windows users are being asked to install the latest round of Microsoft's Patch Tuesday updates to fix a range of critical bugs in key software.